Post By rockhoundrich
Oct 28, 2013, 11:28 AM
My first silver find was actualy found about a month ago but just realized it hahaha the pictures are kind of hard to see its in dog tooth calcite pockets in volcanic ash i found it near calico ca in mule canyon i doubt its profitable to extract but it may be fun so i think im going to try it
The second pic is under a loop
Oct 28, 2013, 07:16 PM
Hard to tell, one of the experts will ID it for you I'm sure
Oct 29, 2013, 12:23 PM
Do I see wire silver? Hard for me to tell on my smart phone. Looks like it though.
Worth more as a specimen than as silver.
I used to work in a silver mine and it was not unusual to find a rock with amethyst and 2 bucks worth of wire silver stuck to it. Put it in your lunch box and take home. Call rock collector friend and sell for $30.
Oct 29, 2013, 12:29 PM
Its small but yep its wire silver i want to try smelting more for the experiance than anything else i know where to get more lol but it will probably be months before i do either
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