• Chalcopyrite with Fluorite on Siderite
  • Chalcopyrite with Fluorite on Siderite
  • Chalcopyrite with Fluorite on Siderite
Carbonates

Chalcopyrite with Fluorite on Siderite

$750.00   €648  £590.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20270
A terrific combination specimen of Fluorite, Chalcopyrite and Siderite on a dark green-grey chloritised matrix from Carn Brea mine, Illogan, to the east of Camborne, Cornwall.  An attractive, long and narrow specimen of intense deep purple Fluorite in cubic crystals to 1 cm on edge and brassy Chalcopyrite tetragonal crystals with a bright, metallic lustre richly sit amongst a bed of milk chocolate-brown curved blades of Siderite.  A splendid Chalcopyrite, Fluorite and Siderite from Carn Brea mine.

Details

Dimensions
8.7 × 3.6 × 3.4 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Fluorite and Halides, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Carn Brea Mine, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite, Fluorite, Siderite

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