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

ID: CC3133

A strikingly colourful specimen of Chalcopyrite var Blister Copper from the Camborne-Redruth area of Cornwall, the heart of the Cornish mining industry. The Chalcopyrite displays a Coral rounded dendritic form measuring to 3.5cm tall. The colour of the specimen is stunning for this variety of Chalcopyrite with from an almost iridescent aqua blue metallic, passing into a metallic iridescent purple-red. Areas without the patina show the more usual metallic light yellow. A fine colour rich specimen from the area.

Details

Dimensions
4.6 × 3.7 × 2.6 cm
Categories
Locality
Camborne, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite

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