• 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

$1,200.00   €1,081  £920.00 approx.  

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ID: CC4174

Sharp complex inter grown crystals of Chalcopyrite associated with Hematite on Siderite. From Tincroft Mine one of Cornwalls old Copper-Tin Mines dating back to probably the 16th century. Crystals of striated faced Chalcopyrite measure to 1cm with a dark patina, with an earlier deposition of sparkling black Specular Hematite. Both species have formed on a lustrous druse of inter grown lenticular biscuit coloured Siderite crystals. A fine specimen from the mine.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 5.0 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Locality
Tincroft Mine, Illogan, Redruth, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Chalcopyrite

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