Argenti Nitras Fusus. Moulded Nitrate Of Silver. Synonyms.-Lunar caustic. Lapis infernalis.

Source

By melting Silver Nitrate, 100; Hydrochloric Acid, 4; cooling in moulds.

Characters

A white, hard solid, generally in the form of pencils of a fibrous fracture, becoming gray or grayish-black on exposure to light.