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Betekhtinite

$500.00   €447  £400.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19491
An excellent and very representative specimen of the rare mineral Betekhtinite, a copper-iron-lead sulphide, from the Dzhezkazgan mining district in the Karaganda Region of Kazakhstan.  Black metallic acicular crystals have grown in parallel to form a solid mass of vertical rods, occasionally overgrown with colourless micro-crystals of Quartz.  This lovely small miniature/large thumbnail is mounted on a clear acrylic base.

Details

Dimensions
3.0 × 2.8 × 1.1 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Dzhezkazgan Mining District, Karaganda Region, Kazakhstan, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Betekhtinite

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