• Chalcopyrite With Hematite on Siderite
  • Chalcopyrite With Hematite on Siderite
  • Chalcopyrite With Hematite on Siderite
  • Chalcopyrite With Hematite on Siderite
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Chalcopyrite With Hematite on Siderite

ID: CC4913

Very characteristic specimen of Chalcopyrite and Hematite on Siderite from the Carn Brea Mine, Illogan, Cornwall. Brassy yellow well formed crystals of Chalcopyrite measuring to 8mm, are seen as inter grown clusters, associated with metallic black platy crystals of Hematite. Biscuit coloured inter grown lenticular crystals of Siderite forms the matrix for the two minerals.

Details

Dimensions
5.6 × 2.6 × 1.2 cm
Categories
Ex. Glyn Cunnick Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Carn Brea Mine, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite

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