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Cuprite : Cu2O, Copper : Cu

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Cuprite : Cu2O, Copper : Cu

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Dimensions: 4.7 cm x 2.2 cm x 0.8 cm

4.7 x 2.2 x 0.8 cm. A really fine, floater specimen of lustrous, brick-red cuprite coating a very aesthetic, arborescent cluster of spinel-twinned copper crystals from the well-known Rio Tinto Mine of Elk County, Nevada. An excellent, highly crystallized copper from this locale. Ex. Dave Stoudt Collection.


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Photo added: 8th Apr 2009