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Cobaltite

$650.00   €588  £500.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14626
A delightful, off-matrix, interpenetrant twin of Cobaltite from the Tunaberg copper-cobalt ore field, at Tunaberg in Sweden.  The joint crystals have a cleaved base and form a small dome formed by the two interlocking modified orthorhombic crystals.  The specimen is a uniform dull lead-grey but clearly shows an earthy cobalt pink blush.  The cleaved basal plane reveals the true ethereal rose-pink hue of the Cobaltite ore.  A great twinned crystal of this uncommon species.

Details

Dimensions
2.4 × 2.3 × 1.5 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Tunaberg, Nykoping, Sodermanland, Sweden, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cobaltite

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