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1 item @ $40.00  

Benjaminite with Pavonite & Bismuthinite

#50378

Benjaminite with Pavonite & Bismuthinite

#50378
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 3 x 4 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Ag3Bi7S12 (RRUFF)
Locality
Pirquitas Ag-Sn Deposit, Rinconada Dept., Jujuy, Argentina
Tagged
sulfide , silver

Massive specimen of rare sulfosalt minerals with compact silvery, embedded crystals of Benjaminite associated with indiscernable Pavonite, Bismuthinite and Kesterite.

Benjaminite

Formula
Ag3Bi7S12 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Cleavage
Fair, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
grayish yellow, copper 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Hardness
3.5 

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