Proustite with Silver, Acanthite and Quartz
Proustite with Silver, Acanthite and Quartz
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Proustite with Silver, Acanthite and Quartz (Ref: EG91AM1)

The specimen has been reviewed, photographed and published as a new discovery in the magazine ‘Mineral Up’
173mm x 85mm x 67mm
$6339 *
Very sharp, transparent, brilliant Proustite crystals with an intense and vivid color that partially cover hooked Silver wires. On matrix, with white Quartz crystals and small but very sharp octahedral crystals of Acanthite. In Imiter, it is very rare to find free-standing specimens in a vug like this one, which also has the unusual detail of the Silver wire coated with red Proustite crystals.
The specimen has been reviewed, photographed and published as a new discovery in the magazine ‘Mineral Up’ on page 43 of the 2020/02 edition.

Imiter Mine, Jebel Saghro, Imiter District, Tinghir Province, Drâa-Tafilalet Region  Morocco (±2019)

Specimen size: 17.3 × 8.5 × 6.7 cm = 6.81” × 3.35” × 2.64”

Main crystal size: 1.2 × 1 cm = 0.47” × 0.39”
Data last checked on 8th Feb 2023Buy now from Fabre Minerals

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