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Proustite on Arsenic

#PD34936

Proustite on Arsenic

#PD34936
Availability
Sold
Size
7.5 x 6 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Ag3AsS3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Jachymov, Erzgegirge, Bohemia, Czech Republic
Tagged
sulfide

Nice old specimen of dull grey Arsenic with associated ruby red Proustite crystals 1mm.

Proustite

Formula
Ag3AsS3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive, Crystalline - Poor, Blocky 
Cleavage
None, None, None 
Luster
Sub Metallic 
Color
vermilion, reddish gray 
Streak
vermilion red 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Sectile 
Hardness
2-2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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