2573 Coloradoite & Gold, Ivanhoe Mine, Western Australia

Coloradoite a rare mercury telluride with Gold. Originally from the Spencer Cook collection, Spencer was a publican in Kalgoorlie around the 1900s, this was then acquired by the South Australian Museum, who did the XRD identification, it then entered the Paul Melville collection | Ivanhoe mine, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia | FOV 30mm | No. 2573