• Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Cuprite on Dolomite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Cuprite on Dolomite

$1,500.00   €1,281  £1,090.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC7083
A lustrous maroon red crystal of Cuprite measuring to 9 mm sits on a matrix of creamy Dolomite crystals from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia.  This crystal displays several more complex crystal faces but is essentially cuboctahedral in habit and abuts a roughly 1.5 x 1 cm area of 1 to 2 mm crystallised Cuprite.  A fine small miniature Cuprite from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
3.8 × 3.0 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite, Dolomite

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