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Canfieldite

#PD32938

Canfieldite

#PD32938
Availability
Sold
Size
5.5 x 4.5 x 2 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Ag8SnS6 (RRUFF)
Locality
Himmelsfurst mine, Freiberg dist., Saxony, Germany
Tagged
sulfide

Superb equant crystals of Canfiledite with a possible coating of Acanthite to 1mm. The group of crystals measure 3mm and sit within a Dolomite vug. See the provenance tab to view the labels.

Canfieldite

Formula
Ag8SnS6 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Twinning Common, Pseudo Cubic, Botryoidal 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
black 
Streak
grayish black 
Class
Orthorhombic - Pyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection

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