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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 34482
Mineral:Cuprite
Locality:Mashamba Mine, Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Three interconnected translucent red cuprite crystals. The cuprite crystals are octahedral form and have a slightly dull surface luster.
Overall Size:20x15x12 mm
Crystals:9-16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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