• Cuprite With Malachite
  • Cuprite With Malachite
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Cuprite With Malachite

ID: CC106

A well formed Cuprite crystal with another smaller Cuprite crystal intergrown on one side, showing good modification and good form. Alteration to green Malachite aids to enhance the octahedral form. A lovely colourful display example of these two copper species.

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Dimensions
3.6 × 3.0 × 2.6 cm
Categories
Locality
Onganja Mine, Onganja, Seeis, Windhoek District, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite

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