Imiterite, Proustite
Imiter Mine, Boumalne-Dades, Ouarzazate Province, Souss-Massa-Draa Region, Morocco
Small Cabinet, 5.8 x 3.6 x 2.7 cm
This is a rare example of the silver-mercury sulfide discovered at this mine, the type locality. This specimen is loaded with lustrous elongated crystals, sub-mm but rich. Associated are minute bright red proustites, in abundance. A rare, validated example of this species. Ex. Bill Pinch Collection.