• Gerhardite with Cuprite
  • Gerhardite with Cuprite
  • Gerhardite with Cuprite
  • Gerhardite with Cuprite
  • Gerhardite with Cuprite
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates

Gerhardite with Cuprite

$1,500.00   €1,347  £1,200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17600
A rich specimen of the very rare mineral Gerhardtite, a copper nitrate hydroxide, from the Likasia Mine, Dem Rep of Congo. An excellent cleavage of Gerhardtite with some crystal faces, measuring to 1.2cm a lustrous dark emerald green in a crystal vug of Cuprite associated with pastel blue-white Chrysocolla with Malachite on a dense-crystalline Cuprite matrix. From a recent find at the mine. 

Details

Dimensions
6.4 × 4.0 × 3.5 cm
Categories
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Likasi Mine, Katanga, Katanga Copper Crescent, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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