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Emplectite

#PD31212

Emplectite

#PD31212
Availability
Sold
Size
5 x 6 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Cu1+BiS2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Schwartzeberg, Saxony, Germany
Tagged
sulfide

Excellent rich specimen with bars of silvery Eplectite to 3mm embedded throughout Quartz matrix.

The small tag pictured in the provenance tab was actually on one side of the specimen, but it fell off when I was taking pictures.

Emplectite

Formula
Cu1+BiS2 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Prismatic, Granular, Massive - Fibrous 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
gray, grayish yellow, silver white, tin white 
Streak
black 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection

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