• Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Bornite
  • Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Bornite
  • Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Bornite
  • Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Bornite
  • Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Bornite
  • Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Bornite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Chalcopyrite on Quartz with Bornite

$7,500.00   €6,731  £6,000.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18142
An excellent rare large cabinet specimen of brassy metallic yellow Chalcopyrite crystals measuring to 1.2 cm richly clustered over milky white crystals of Quartz. One area displays crystals of Chalcopyrite partly altered to metallic blueish Bornite. A classic specimen from the Caradon Mines (South Caradon), St. Cleer, Cornwall (pre 1885). Very rarely seen in this size outside of museums.  Please note, this specimen may incur an additional postage cost due to its size and weight.

Details

Dimensions
23.0 × 12.8 × 7.5 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Caradon Mines, Caradon Hill, St Cleer, Cornwall, England, UK

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen