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Cuprite from Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise County, Arizona

 
Cuprite from Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise County, Arizona

Cuprite from Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise County, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 24997
Mineral:Cuprite
Locality:Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Warren District, Cochise County, Arizona
Description:Heavy specimen of dark-red cuprite with minor calcite. This specimen is entirely cuprite! When viewed under illumination the surface is seen to be many complex crystal faces and translucent where thinnest. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #M523; ex. Lester Barrer collection
Overall Size:10x9x7 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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