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Cuprite

$300.00   €255  £230.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20172
A rich small miniature of sub-mm, burgundy-red Cuprite forms a mixed crystalline and granular deep crust over a matrix of grey copper ore.  A great little Cuprite from the classic Bisbee mining district in Cochise County, Arizona.

Details

Dimensions
3.4 × 5.5 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts., Cochise County, Arizona, USA

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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