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Arsenic with Proustite etc.

#PD39252

Arsenic with Proustite etc.

#PD39252
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 6.5 x 3 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
As (RRUFF)
Locality
Jachymov, Erzgegirge, Bohemia, Czech Republic
Tagged
native element

A curious colloform habit of Arsenic with concentric banding of undetermined mineralogy. There is some Galena and Proustite is in association but rare. There is an old label from the collection of J. Behier, a famous mineralogist from Madagascar to whom the mineral Behierite was named. See the Min. Record archive for more information.

Antique Specimen

Arsenic

Formula
As 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Nodular, Reniform, Lamellar 
Cleavage
Perfect, None, None 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
lead gray, gray, white 
Streak
black 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
Special Info
Antique Specimen
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