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Item #7055
$ 150
Acanthite
Rayas Mine, Guanajuato, Guanajuato, Mexico

Guanajuato means Land of the Frogs. Some of the richest silver mines in the world are found in Guanajuato, including the Rayas Mine. Acanthite crystals are rare from anywhere. This fine dendritic acanthite is 2.0 cm tall and 13 x 8 cm wide and deep. It was mined in 2009. It exhibits the typical dendritic habit of acanthite. If you melt it, it is two thirds silver. If you melt it, I will come after you...

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