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Miargyrite with Galena

#59709

Miargyrite with Galena

#59709
Availability
Sold
Size
2 x 1.5 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
AgSbS2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Van Silver Claims, British Columbia, Canada
Tagged
sulfide , silver

A 3.5mm striated crystal with Galena. Aside from the crystal are deep red fractured Miargyrite which in-hand does not show the red at all. There are a few tiny, prismatic crystals, which are not identified. Ex. Mark Mauthner.

Miargyrite

Formula
AgSbS2 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Euhedral Crystals, Disseminated, Massive 
Cleavage
Imperfect, None, None 
Luster
Sub Metallic 
Color
steel gray, lead gray, blackish red, reddish gray 
Streak
cherry red 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
2-2.5 

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