• Cuprite
  • Cuprite
  • Cuprite
  • Cuprite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Cuprite

$950.00   €852  £750.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16415
A terrific Cuprite from Tsumeb with many dozens of bright lustrous claret-red crystals scattered over and throughout a fine granular limonitic matrix. Individual Cuprite crystals range from sub-mm to 7 mm in diameter and are translucent; allowing incident light to show their colour to advantage. Granular creamy-white Cerussite occurs in patches and very occasional micro-crystals of Mimetite can be seen.  A good Tsumeb Cuprite with excellent crystal coverage.

Details

Dimensions
7.5 × 6.2 × 3.0 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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