• Cuprite
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  • Cuprite
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Cuprite

ID: CC300

A large and rich specimen of Cornish Cuprite with a bright sparkling silvery lustre. The specimen is a rich maroon to silvery grey colour vuggy mass of Cuprite crystals cementing together a brecciated Quartz matrix. Lovely Cornish display piece.

Details

Dimensions
9.0 × 8.0 × 6.0 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
West Wheal Jewel, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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