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Emplectite with Chalcopyrite

#PD33933

Emplectite with Chalcopyrite

#PD33933
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 3.5 x 3 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Cu1+BiS2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Tannenbaum mine, Breitenbrunn dist., Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany
Tagged
sulfide , copper

Excellent rich specimen loaded with tiny acicular crystals of Emplectite.

Type Locality

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
Special Info
Type Locality

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