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Cuprite from Cornwall, England

Cuprite from Cornwall, England

Locality:Cornwall, England
Description:Old specimen (ca. 1930) of cuprite from one of the old tin and copper mines. Under magnification can be seen many sharp tetrahedral cuprite crystals up to 1.5 mm lining small vugs. Ex. J. Cilen collection #14
Overall Size:3x3x2 cm
Crystals:1 mm
Archived: For reference only
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