• Native Copper With Cuprite
  • Native Copper With Cuprite
  • Native Copper With Cuprite
  • Native Copper With Cuprite
Gallery

Native Copper With Cuprite

ID: CC4258

A pleasing bright specimen of Native Copper with Cuprite from the small West Wheal Jewel copper mine. (believed to have been last worked in the mid-1850s). A specimen displaying excellent areas of Native Copper crystals, and sparkling deep maroon red of Cuprite. The crystals of Cuprite measuring to around 1-2mm, associated with shards of grey slatey killas. A somewhat rare specimen from a mine closed over 150 years ago.

Details

Dimensions
8.3 × 5.7 × 1.0 cm
Categories
Locality
West Wheal Jewel, St Day, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Native

Related Mineral Specimens

Native Silver
$1,425
 Freiberg District, Saxony, Germany, Europe
A superb dendritic specimen of Native Silver from the famous Freiberg District, Germany. The Native...
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 Gold In Quartz
$2,000
 16 To 1 Mine, Alleghany, Forest District, Sierra Co, California, USA, North America
Very bright metallic yellow veins of Native Gold cut through a white veinstone Quartz, and forming...
Native Gold In Quartz
$1,500
 Bulawayo District, Nr Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, Africa
Areas of metallic yellow Native Gold are seen measuring to 0.8cm occupying several cavity's, with...