• Chalcopyrite Var Blister Copper
  • Chalcopyrite Var Blister Copper
  • Chalcopyrite Var Blister Copper
  • Chalcopyrite Var Blister Copper
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Chalcopyrite Var Blister Copper

ID: CC2882

The specimen displays excellent development of the variety Blister Copper, from one of Cornwall's great mines, namely Tincroft. The mine worked a number of lodes between Camborne and Redruth. The specimen shows intergrown groups of botryoidal rounded Chalcopyrite with a deep metallic purple-blue patina to the surface. A classic specimen of Blister Copper from the mine.

Details

Dimensions
5.5 × 4.0 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tincroft Mine, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite

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