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TitleMiargyrite from Kelly Mine, Ransburg, California
DescriptionMiargyrite, AgSbS2 (silver antimony sulfide), is a a rare sulfosalt mineral. Yet it is common enough in some places to be an important ore minera. Its crystal habit (often thick striated crystals), steel gray to black color, and unusual cherry-re streak set it apart from other silver sulfide minerals.
LocationUSA ▹ California. Near Randsburg. Kelly Mine.
PhotographerDarla Sondrol. 2001-07-16.
CollectionUniversity of North Dakota Mineralogy Collection #181.
Key wordsmiargyrite, California
Tech details541 KB. Hand specimen. Fujifilm FinePix S1Pro digital camera; 60mm AF Nikon micro lens.
GeoDIL number1192