• Cuprite on Native Copper
  • Cuprite on Native Copper
  • Cuprite on Native Copper
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Cuprite on Native Copper

ID: CC3553

Well formed octahedral crystals of Cuprite on Native Copper from a new find at the Qaleh-Zari Mine, Iran. The specimen displays lustrous maroon red Cuprite crystals measuring to 3mm on a dendritic formation of Native copper crystals, having a bright metallic copper red colour. A pleasing specimen from the find.
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Details

Dimensions
3.1 × 3.1 × 1.0 cm
Categories
Locality
Qaleh-Zari Mine, South Khorasan Province, Iran, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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