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|Cuprite with Malachite
|Dikuluwe Mine, 155 WNW of Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
|Plate composed of octahedral cuprite crystals to 15 mm with bright green malachite sprays to 5 mm. The cuprite is partially translucent dark red and good surface luster. An excellent specimen.
|For reference only
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