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Argyrodite

#PD32949

Argyrodite

#PD32949
Availability
Sold
Size
2 x 2 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
Ag8GeS6 (RRUFF)
Locality
Himmelsfurst mine, Freiberg dist., Saxony, Germany
Tagged
sulfide

"Large", 5mm, well formed crystals of rare Argyrodite, a Ag-Ge sulfide. Excellent specimen!

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.

Collection
Phillips Collection

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