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

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

Related Mineral Specimens

Malachite coating Cuprite crystals
$4,290
 Onganja, Seeis, Windhoek District, Namibia, Africa
A now classic from the Onganja mining area in Namibia of Malachite coating large Cuprite...
Cuprite
$360
 Wheal Gorland, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe
A very rich sparkling specimen of intergrown octahedral maroon-red Cuprite crystals to around 1mm...
Cuprite
$830
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
Very lustrous almost metallic looking intergrown cuboctahedral crystals of Cuprite measuring to 5mm...
Cuprite
$3,650
 Wheal Phoenix, Linkinhorne, Liskeard, Cornwall, England, Europe
An excellent crystal specimen of well-formed Cuprite crystals on Goethite covering a Quartz...