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Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Hancock, Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Houghton County, Michigan

 
Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Hancock, Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Houghton County, Michigan

Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Hancock, Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Houghton County, Michigan

Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Hancock, Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Houghton County, Michigan

Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Hancock, Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Houghton County, Michigan

Copper in Calcite from Quincy Mine, Hancock, Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Houghton County, Michigan

DESCRIPTION:No. 12199
Mineral:Copper in Calcite
Locality:Quincy Mine, Hancock, Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Houghton County, Michigan
Description:Transparent scalenohedral calcite crystals with native copper (naturally occurring copper) included in the calcite and exposed on the surfaces. The copper inside the calcite was protected from tarnishing and has bright metallic surfaces. Ex. Ken Hogan collection
Overall Size:6x5x3.5 cm
Crystals:4-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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