• Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
Gallery

Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite

$500.00   €452  £390.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18392
Hackly intergrown granules of silvery deep-red Cuprite cover a porous brecciated Quartz veinstone. Richly infilling the rough metallic outer surface are mats of Chalcotrichite, the hair-like acicular variety of Cuprite.  An excellent miniature of Cuprite with Chalcotrichite from Wheal Unity, St. Day United Mines, Gwennap, Cornwall.

Details

Dimensions
5.2 × 3.1 × 2.4 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Wheal Unity, St Day United Mines, Gwennap, Cornwall, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

Related Mineral Specimens

Olivenite
$225
 Wheal Unity, St Day United Mines, Gwennap, Cornwall, England
This saunter amongst the copper minerals takes us to the famous Wheal Unity mine in the parish of...
Connellite with Malachite and Chalcophyllite
$2,500
 Wheal Unity, St Day United Mines, Gwennap, Cornwall, England
An absolutely superb specimen of the hydrous copper chloro-sulphate Connellite from the enigmatic...
Olivenite on Quartz
$5,000
 Wheal Unity, St Day United Mines, Gwennap, Cornwall, England
A stunning museum quality specimen of wonderfully crystallised Olivenite richly draped over large,...
Olivenite on Quartz
$1,250
 Wheal Unity, St Day United Mines, Gwennap, Cornwall, England
A vein section of rusty, iron-stained Quartz is totally encrusted across its top surface with...