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Cuprite from Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Cuprite from Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 25645
Mineral:Cuprite
Locality:Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Exceptionally translucent crystal of blood-red cuprite with no matrix. The crystals are octahedral form and have glassy surfaces.
Overall Size:20x16x12 mm
Crystals:3-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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