J11T-126
Sylvanite
Cabinet, 13.0 x 8.0 x 5.1 cm
Nagyag (now Sacaramb), Transylvania, Romania
Ex. Phil Scalisi
SOLD
Chains of sylvanite crystals showing a classic form, and bright silver colors, are richly embedded I this extremely large matrix specimen from the classic locality for the species. The piece probably dates back hundreds of years, though no label survives. It is extremely rare to find such a large piece, and this one is actually not unattractive due to its rich coverage