• Cuprite coated with Malachite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Cuprite coated with Malachite

$700.00   €602  £550.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8736
A well-formed cuboctahedral crystal of Cuprite measuring to 3.2 cm dominates this specimen, all of which is coated by a thin veneer of green bluish-green Malachite with yellow-brown 'Limonite'.   A large and pleasing Cuprite crystal for the Andrássy II mine in Hungary.

Details

Dimensions
6.6 × 5.9 × 4.1 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Andrássy II. Mine, Rudabánya, Rudabányai Mts, Borsod-Abaúj-Zemplén Co., Hungary

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite, Malachite

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