• Gerhardite with Cuprite
  • Gerhardite with Cuprite
  • Gerhardite with Cuprite
  • Gerhardite with Cuprite
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Gerhardite with Cuprite

$1,250.00   €1,122  £1,000.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17603
A very rich specimen of the very rare mineral Gerhardtite, a copper nitrate hydroxide, from the Likasia Mine, Dem Rep of Congo. Excellent intergrown cleavages of Gerhardtite measuring to 8mm form a lustrous dark emerald green over a 5.5cm x 2.9cm area associated with pastel blue-white Chrysocolla on a dense-crystalline Cuprite matrix. From a recent find at the mine. 

Details

Dimensions
5.3 × 5.0 × 4.0 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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