• Cuprite on Quartz
  • Cuprite on Quartz
  • Cuprite on Quartz
  • Cuprite on Quartz
  • Cuprite on Quartz
Gallery

Cuprite on Quartz

ID: CC1376

A fabulous specimen of Cornish Cuprite. The specimen consists dominantly of Cuprite of particularly well formed sharp octahedral crystals measuring to 0.5cm on edge, investing cavity's in the milky Quartz matrix. The Cuprite crystals are dark maroon with a fine lustre. A classic old time Cornish Cuprite.

Details

Dimensions
6.2 × 5.0 × 3.7 cm
Categories
Locality
Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

Related Mineral Specimens

Chalcophyllite
$2,500
 Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
Fine richly intergrown blue-green platy crystals of Chalcophyllite to 2mm abundantly cover large...
Cuprite on Native Copper
$22,000
 Rubtsovskoe Mine, Altaiskiy Krai, West Siberia, Russia, Asia
Excellent intergrown crystal clusters of octahedral Cuprite on a crystallized native copper from the...
Olivenite with Quartz
$3,500
 Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
A very rich antique specimen of Olivenite crystals developed over crystals of Goethite coated...
Cuprite
$250
 Gwennap, Cornwall, England, Europe
A neat intergrown crystal specimen of Cuprite from the major old copper/tin mining area of Gwennap,...