• Cuprite and Native Copper
  • Cuprite and Native Copper
  • Cuprite and Native Copper
  • Cuprite and Native Copper
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Cuprite and Native Copper

ID: CC509
A beautiful display piece of crystallised Cuprite and Native Copper, cementing together a Quartz breccia. The Cuprite forms dark reddish-brown lustrous crystals to 5mm, aesthetically intergrown with well formed Copper crystals. A rare example from this classic location.

Details

Dimensions
4.5 × 11.0 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Wheal Jewel, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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