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Mineral Specimen No. 75490:
Cuprite with minor Native Copper for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico.

This mineral specimen of Cuprite with minor Native Copper from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral for sale No. 75490:

Mineral Species: Cuprite with minor Native Copper.
Location of mineral deposit: Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico.
Description: Lustrous metallic-looking translucent dark-red cuprite crystals to 4 mm on brown matrix that contains specks of native copper. The cuprite crystals are a combination of octahedral, cubic, and dodecahedral forms and exhibit excellent red translucency. The matrix is partially fractured, with a crack visible in areas that does not run completely through. All crystals are complete and undamaged, except the outer edges where it was attached to surrounding matrix. Collected in 2015.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 4x4x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-3 mm
Price: $85 (plus shipping).

Mineral Cuprite with minor Native Copper for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Cuprite with minor Native Copper for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Cuprite with minor Native Copper for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Cuprite with minor Native Copper for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Detail view of mineral Cuprite with minor Native Copper for sale from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

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