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Coloradoite with Gold

#AH51816

Coloradoite with Gold

#AH51816
Availability
Sold
Size
11 x 6 x 3 cm - Cabinet 
Formula
HgTe (RRUFF)
Locality
Bessie G mine, La Plata Co., Colorado, United States
Tagged
tellurium

Large areas of silvery Coloradoite with fringes of natve Gold. Exceptional specimen.

Self-collected by Hampson in 1983. Read Hampson's bio here.

Coloradoite

Formula
HgTe 
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Massive, Granular 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
grayish black, black 
Streak
black 
Class
Isometric - Hextetrahedral 
Fracture
Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Arnold G Hampson Collection

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