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Cuprite

ID: CC4287

Bright maroon red crystals of Cuprite have formed as inter grown aggregated on a vein Quiartz matrix, from the Phoenix United Mines, Linkinhorne, Cornwall. Crystals of Cuprite measuring to around 3mm line numerous cavities, with cubo-octahedral form. A pleasing Cuprite specimen with flashes of red from with in the crystals.

Details

Dimensions
4.4 × 3.6 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Ex A.g.moss Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Phoenix United Mine, Linkinhorne, Liskeard, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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