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Mineral Specimen No. 73000:
Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany.

This mineral specimen of Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 73000:

Minerals Species: Pyrargyrite on Calcite.
Location of mineral deposit: St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany.
Description: Rich specimen of lustrous reddish gray-metallic pyrargyrite crystals to 3 mm intermixed with translucent colorless calcite crystals to 2.5 mm that fluoresce orange under SW UV illumination. The pyrargyrite crystals look beautiful under magnification. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #5121; probably collected ca. 1950.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 4x2.5x1.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.5-3.0 mm
Price: $125 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Pyrargyrite on Calcite from St. Andreasberg District, 25 km SE of Clausthal-Zellerfeld, Harz Mountains, Lower Saxony, Germany

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