• Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite with Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite
Oxides and Hydroxides

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

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