• Native Copper
  • Native Copper
  • Native Copper
  • Native Copper
  • Native Copper
Native Elements

Native Copper

$850.00   €781  £650.00 approx.  

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ID: CC10621
A particularly well crystallized, arborescent Native Copper from the Medieval copper and silver workings around Rudabánya in Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén County, Hungary. This extensive stratiform deposit extends over about 10 km and in addition to Cu and Ag exploited iron, lead and zinc mineralisation. The Native Copper forms a flattened arborescent array of branches each built-up from successive intergrown copper crystals and has a most attractive light to dark copper patina. This has likely grown in within a joint or fracture plane, so forming as a two dimensional specimen averaging 3 to 4 mm thick.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 5.9 × 0.6 cm
Categories
Native Elements
Locality
Rudabanya, Rudabanyai Mts, Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen Co, Hungary, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Native Copper

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