This acanthite with silver is from the Hongda Mine in the Xiaoquinggou Ag Mn Deposit, Lingqui County, Datong Prefecture, Shangxi, China. The Hongda Mining Company is engaged in the extraction of minerals at this mine including Mg and Ag related species. The ore minerals are processed mostly for domestic consumption. Mineral specimens and crystals are often recovered and released on the world wide market. This specimen is made up of “horn” silver and silver wires that are mixed with acanthite crusts and crystals. This piece can be displayed from any angle. It measures 1 x 11/16 x 3/8 inches or 25 x 18 x 10 mm.