Nickelskutterudite and Safflorite

Germany, Saxony, Erzgebirge, Schlema, Schcht 250

Nickelskutterudite and Safflorite
Nickelskutterudite and Safflorite
Nickelskutterudite and Safflorite
Nickelskutterudite and Safflorite
Nickelskutterudite and Safflorite
Nickelskutterudite and Safflorite
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Article codeII.D.2920.001

A brilliantly metallic lustred specimen of silvery-grey Nickelskutterudite, in combination with safflorite crystals,  on both sides of the (arsenic) matrix,  from Germany, Saxony,  Erzgebirge, Schlema, Schcht 250.
Nice combination of 2 arsenides minerals from a classic mining area in the "ore-mountains" in Germany.
Dimensions: 60x30x25 mm. Weight 0,195 kilogramme.
Nickelskutterudite is the nickel-rich version of skutterudite; arsenide of nickel and cobalt having more nickel than cobalt. Safflorite is a rare cobalt and iron arsenide.