• Cuprite on Calcite
  • Cuprite on Calcite
  • Cuprite on Calcite
Gallery

Cuprite on Calcite

$1,500.00   €1,354  £1,160.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC6137

A neat miniature specimen of well-formed Cuprite crystals on Calcite crystals, from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Deep lustrous rich maroon red crystals of octahedral Cuprite with some cubic modifications, measuring to 5mm on edge. Pleasingly scattered over contrasting translucent white rhombic crystals of Calcite, minute areas of reddish Goethite. A fine miniature specimen from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
3.3 × 2.3 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

Related Mineral Specimens

Cerussite
$15,000
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
A choice classic specimen of Cerussite from the famous Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. The specimen...
Smithsonite
$2,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Light green specimen of Smithsonite from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Colourless-white intergrown...
Cerussite
$1,250
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
An excellent pleasing twin Cerussite in a V-like configuration from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Gemmy...
Tennantite
$2,900
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
A naturally etched and large crystal of lustrous metallic grey Tennantite measuring to 4.8cm,...