• Cuprite Coated and Replaced By Malachite
  • Cuprite Coated and Replaced By Malachite
  • Cuprite Coated and Replaced By Malachite
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Cuprite Coated and Replaced By Malachite

$3,000.00   €2,592  £2,360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC9271

A rare Hungarian specimen from the Huber collection of Cuprite crystals partly pseudomorphed by green Malachite. Crystals of cubooctahedral Cuprite measuring to around 1.5cm have a stacked form with a small amount of Quartz-Gossan matrix. 

Details

Dimensions
7.4 × 5.2 × 3.8 cm
Categories
Ex. Huber Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Andrassy II Mine, Rudabanya, Rudabanyai Mts, Borsod-Abauj-Zemplen Co, Hungary, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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