• Kröhnkite
  • Kröhnkite
  • Kröhnkite
  • Kröhnkite
  • Kröhnkite
  • Kröhnkite
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Kröhnkite

$500.00   €474  £400.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4685
A rich sky to sapphire blue vein specimen of the rare mineral Kröhnkite which has formed on both sides of a thin veinlet of Goethite from the type locality at Chuquicamata mine in Chile. Kröhnkite is a rare, hydrated sodium-copper sulphate and is from Chuquicamata, the world's largest open-pit copper mine which exploits a porphyry copper deposit. This rich and lovely large miniature is from the Philadelphia Academy Collection but does not have an accompanying label.

Details

Dimensions
5.5 × 5.0 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Locality
Chuquicamata Mine, Calama, Antofagasta Region, Chile, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Krohnkite

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