• Native Copper Replacing Wood
  • Native Copper Replacing Wood
  • Native Copper Replacing Wood
  • Native Copper Replacing Wood
Gallery

Native Copper Replacing Wood

ID: CC2918

A rare intriguing specimen of a cut section of a mine wood prop. Found in the ancient Mavrovouni Mine, Cyprus. The age of the timber is dated at c2500 years, placing it in Greek era. The specimen we have to offer of Native Copper replacing Wood. Shows speckles of bright Native Copper richly dispersed through the annular growth rings of the wood, with a diameter of 6cm. A rare specimen from Cyprus

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 6.0 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Native Elements
Locality
Mavrovouni Mine, Troodos Mt, Cyprus, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Native

Related Mineral Specimens

Native Silver
$1,400
 Himmelsf├╝rst Mine, Freiberg District, Saxony, Germany, Europe
A classic dense group of intricately interwoven Silver wires with a Medusa-like quality. The...
Native Silver and Native Copper
$16,000
 Houghton Co., Michigan, USA, North America
HOF
Native Gold
$3,000
 Rosia Montana, Alba Co, Romania, Europe
Rich leaf Native Gold are seen atop the specimen and cutting though the Calcite matrix. The leaves...
Native Bismuth
$4,500
 Gang Opal, Shaft 38, Niederschlema, Schlema, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany, Europe
A very rich rare specimen of Native Bismuth from the Gang Opal, Schlema, Germany. The Native Bismuth...