• Cattierite with Siegenite
  • Cattierite with Siegenite
  • Cattierite with Siegenite
Rare Minerals

Cattierite with Siegenite

$150.00   €132  £120.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14136
A rare specimen of Cattierite, a cobalt sulphide, from its type locality at Shinkolobwe mine, in the Katanga Copper Crescent of the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  The Cattierite occurs as a grey mass amongst metallic grey Siegenite (nickel-cobalt sulphide) in milky Quartz matrix.  Shinkolobwe is a remarkable mine in that it is the type locality to 38 of its 131 recognised species.

Details

Dimensions
4.7 × 3.9 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Shinkolobwe Mine, Shinkolobwe, Katanga Copper Crescent, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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