• Bornite with Chalcopyrite
  • Bornite with Chalcopyrite
  • Bornite with Chalcopyrite
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Bornite with Chalcopyrite

$250.00   €220  £190.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13334
A flattened knarled and rusty looking specimen of veinstone Quartz impregnated with Bornite and Chalcopyrite from Carn Brea mine at Illogan, Cornwall, England. The Chalcopyrite occurs as sub-mm druses of equant brassy crystals lining broad shallow vugs.  Metallic peacock-blue patches of granular Bornite and occasional micro-crystals of Bornite sit amongst the Chalcopyrite.  Comes with a Sir Arthur Russell label and is an ex. John Lavin of Penzance stock specimen and ex. Baroness Angela Burdett Coutts collection.

Details

Dimensions
9.5 × 7.5 × 3.7 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Carn Brea Mine, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Bornite, Chalcopyrite

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