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Cuprite

$300.00   €262  £230.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC1281

A super specimen of sparkling deep maroon red crystals of Cuprite from the Phoenix United Mine, Linkinhorne, Cornwall. The specimen of Cuprite has a number of cavities in a Ferruginous Quartz matrix richly lined with intergrown sharp octahedral crystal, with flashes of bright red. A great Cuprite from a mine last work in the early 20th century.

Details

Dimensions
5.5 × 5.4 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Locality
Phoenix United Mine, Linkinhorne, Liskeard, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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