• 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: CC5150

Classic Cornish specimen of Blister Copper from the Carn Brea Mine, Illogan. Characteristic botryoidal Chalcopyrite has a dark metallic patine, over the metallic yellow interior. Formed on a white vein Quartz with typical dull green Chlorite. The underside of the specimen shows colourless glassy hexagonal micro-crystals of Apatite (Francolite). A fine small cabinet specimen of the Chalcopyrite variety.

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Dimensions
5.5 × 5.0 × 3.8 cm
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Locality
Carn Brea Mine, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite

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