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Sternbergite

#PD33705

Sternbergite

#PD33705
Availability
Available
Price
$35.00
Size
Chip < 1cm 
Reduced Price
$30.00
Formula
AgFe2S3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Jachymov, Erzgegirge, Bohemia, Czech Republic
Tagged
Rare Species Sale

The main sample is a chip a little over a cm square, but the Sternbergite takes the form of a small tarnish metallic grain around .3 mm in diameter.

Type Locality

Sternbergite

Formula
AgFe2S3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Radial, Twinning Common 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
blue violet, golden brown 
Streak
black 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Flexible 
Hardness
1-1.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
Special Info
Type Locality

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