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

Native Copper

$1,500.00   €1,353  £1,140.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14204
Sub-parallel arborescent fronds and linked equant crystals of Native Copper form a thick elongated off-matrix specimen from the Broken Hill Proprietary Mine at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.  The Native Copper forms a variety of crystal habits, most of which have a thin film of a velvety peppermint-green copper secondary mineral, most probably Malachite.  In parts where this coating has not developed, reddish-bronze coloured Native Copper can be seen.  A great solid and chunky Native Copper from Broken Hill, Australia.

Details

Dimensions
6.1 × 1.8 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Native Elements
Locality
Broken Hill Proprietary Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna County, New South Wales, Australia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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