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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 27580
Mineral:Cuprite
Locality:Copper Queen Mine, Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona
Description:Heavy cluster of well crystallized cuprite crystals on massive cuprite matrix with greenish patina in areas. The cuprite crystals are sharp and well defined. When rear-illuminated the cuprite is translucent. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:6x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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