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Argyrodite

#50405

Argyrodite

#50405
Availability
Sold
Size
2 x 2 x 1 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Ag8GeS6 (RRUFF)
Locality
Himmelsfurst mine, Freiberg dist., Saxony, Germany
Tagged
sulfide , silver

This is an old Ward's Science specimen with an old hand-written label (see prov. tab). The specimen abounds in tiny 1mm and less Argyrodite crystals. Very rich, most of the specimen is Argyrodite.

Type Locality

Argyrodite

Formula
Ag8GeS6 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Subhedral Crystals, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
black, steel gray 
Streak
grayish black 
Class
Orthorhombic - Pyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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