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Pyrargyrite

#RW48129

Pyrargyrite

#RW48129
Availability
Sold
Size
12 x 7 x 8 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
Ag3SbS3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Gould & Curry Mine, Comstock Lode, Storey Co., Nevada, United States
Tagged
sulfide , silver

A large heavy chunk of Pyrargyrite and Quartz and minor Pyrite. Impressive specimen from this historic district.

Pyrargyrite

Formula
Ag3SbS3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive, Crystalline - Poor, Prismatic 
Cleavage
Poor, None, None 
Luster
Sub Metallic 
Color
deep red, red gray 
Streak
cherry red 
Class
Trigonal - Ditrigonal Pyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection

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