• Cuprite with Cuprian Smithsonite
  • Cuprite with Cuprian Smithsonite
  • Cuprite with Cuprian Smithsonite
  • Cuprite with Cuprian Smithsonite
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Cuprite with Cuprian Smithsonite

$3,500.00   €3,095  £2,680.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC6796

Intergrown maroon-red crystals of Cuprite form a cluster mostly displaying octahedral habit measuring to a good 1.4cm, with flashes of bright neon red, associated with light green Cuprian Smithsonite, from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Two labels state that the specimen came from the 29 Level (1960).

Details

Dimensions
4.2 × 2.6 × 1.3 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals, Ex. Franz Lammer Collection, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite, Smithsonite

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