• Chalcopyrite on Siderite and Quartz
  • Chalcopyrite on Siderite and Quartz
  • Chalcopyrite on Siderite and Quartz
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Chalcopyrite on Siderite and Quartz

ID: CC1126

Chalcopyrite crystal specimen on distinctive fish scale crystals of Siderite, from the Carn Brea Mine, Cornwall, England. A bright metallic yellow complex crystal of Chalcopyrite measuring to 0.8cm sits near centrally on the display face of the specimen, with a number of other Chalcopyrite crystals. The Chalcopyrite crystals sit on tan coloured crystals of Siderite. A matrix of drusy white Quartz covers larger crystals of Quartz. A fine specimen from the mine.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 5.5 × 3.6 cm
Categories
Locality
Carn Brea Mine, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite

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