• Cuprite
  • Cuprite
  • Cuprite
  • Cuprite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Cuprite

$1,250.00   €1,128  £950.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15694
A choice, tightly clustered group of three or four intergrown gemmy claret-red Cuprite crystals on a bed of sub-mm pink-tinged Calcite crystals and light grey Dolomite matrix.  The largest crystal measures 0.8 cm across and all have a brilliant bright metallic lustre. The largest Cuprite crystal is a sharp octahedron and the smaller crystals display forms of the cuboctahedral.  A beautiful Tsumeb Cuprite on a clear acrylic base.

Details

Dimensions
2.5 × 2.5 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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