• Cuprite Var Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite Var Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite Var Chalcotrichite
  • Cuprite Var Chalcotrichite
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Cuprite Var Chalcotrichite

ID: CC3802

An excellent display of inter grown weave-like acicular crystals of Cuprite in the variety Chalcotrichite, from the Chengmenshan Mine, China. Fine hair-like crystals of Chalcotrichite occupy two main areas on a black-brown Goethite Gossan matrix, with minor Malachite. The areas of Cuprite measuring to 2.5cm, with a lush sparkling red colour. A fine specimen of Chalcotrichite from the mine

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 7.0 × 6.0 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Chengmenshan Mine, Jiujiang Prefecture, Jiangxi Province, China, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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