• Tennantite on Chalcopyrite
  • Tennantite on Chalcopyrite
  • Tennantite on Chalcopyrite
  • Tennantite on Chalcopyrite
  • Tennantite on Chalcopyrite
  • Tennantite on Chalcopyrite
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Tennantite on Chalcopyrite

$800.00   €687  £590.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC11038
A sparkling metallic grey intergrown druse of crystalline Tennantite which mostly covers the display face of this old-time specimen.  Crystals of Tennantite have formed on a botryoidal metallic yellowish Chalcopyrite and minor white Quartz from the classic Tennantite location at Wheal Jewel, Crofthandy, Cornwall.  Crofthandy is a small village between St. Day and Carharrack in the parish of Gwennap, a little to the east of Redruth and Wheal Jewel, a copper mine, worked from 1815 until 1853.

Details

Dimensions
5.2 × 10.3 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Wheal Jewel, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite, Tennantite

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