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Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Chalcocite

$4,000.00   €3,357  £3,030.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19397
This magnificent Chalcocite is from the Dzhezkazgan Mining District in Kazakhstan, a sandstone-hosted copper deposit.  The Chalcocite forms excellent hexagonal platy crystals of metallic black with a steel blue patina and in parts, is almost sapphire-blue.  The largest crystal is 2 cm across and sits vertically behind many equally well-formed smaller crystals.  This is a superb Chalcocite and will make a find addition to either a high-grade systematic collection or a wonderful location piece.

Details

Dimensions
2.9 × 3.5 × 2.5 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Dzhezkazgan Mining District, Karaganda Region, Kazakhstan, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcocite

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