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Collection Tier:
Tier 3

Rocks and Minerals ➔ Silver Ore

Identifier:
2019.1.1789
Description:
Silver is a native element that occurs deep inside the Earth and is later pushed to the surface by heat and pressure. It is often found with minerals such as copper and chalcocite. This specimen was found in Mexico. 

Silver Formula: Ag
Date:
1885
Source:
Museum Collection
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