David K. Joyce Minerals

Morocco, Imiter Mine, Acanthite ps Argentite

Very few modern localities have produced "argentite" crystals like the Imiter Mine. Of course these crystals are really acanthite pseudomorphs after the higher tempurature silver sulphide polymorph argentite. Excellent examples!

All prices in Canadian dollars. For payment in US$, deduct 22% or multiply by 0.78.

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Acanthite ps ArgentiteMorocco, Imiter Mine, Acanthite ps Argentite
  • Item #3701
  • Acanthite ps Argentite
  • 3.7x3.6x2.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 32mm
  • $60.00
  • Imiter Mine, Imiter District
  • Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province
    Morocco
  • A group of elongated, stacked crystals of the silver sulphide, acanthite ps argentite. Unique!
Acanthite ps ArgentiteMorocco, Imiter Mine, Acanthite ps Argentite
  • Item #3703
  • Acanthite ps Argentite
  • 4.3x3.7x3.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 18mm
  • $80.00
  • Imiter Mine, Imiter District
  • Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province
    Morocco
  • A larger clump of sharp octahedra of this silver sulphide mineral.
Acanthite ps ArgentiteMorocco, Imiter Mine, Acanthite ps Argentite
  • Item #10853
  • Acanthite ps Argentite
  • 4.2x3.3x1.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 18mm
  • $160.00
  • Imiter Mine, Imiter District
  • Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province
    Morocco
  • A fine example of this silver sulphide mineral showing acanthite pseudomorphed after argentite, including and 18mm crystal. Looks great!
Acanthite ps ArgentiteMorocco, Imiter Mine, Acanthite ps Argentite
  • Item #10854
  • Acanthite ps Argentite
  • 3.3x3.5x2.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 22mm
  • $85.00
  • Imiter Mine, Imiter District
  • Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province
    Morocco
  • Three interlocking large octahedra of silver sulphide. Looks great!
Acanthite ps ArgentiteMorocco, Imiter Mine, Acanthite ps Argentite
  • Item #10861
  • Acanthite ps Argentite
  • 3.4x2.5x1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 17mm
  • $130.00
  • Imiter Mine, Imiter District
  • Djebel Saghro (Jbel Saghro), Ouarzazate Province
    Morocco
  • A very nice, thumbnail-sized cluster of sharp octahedral crystals of acanthite ps argentite. Excellent!