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Chalcocite from Bristol (Whigville) Copper Mine, Mine Road, Whigville, Hartford County, Connecticut

 
Chalcocite from Bristol (Whigville) Copper Mine, Mine Road, Whigville, Hartford County, Connecticut

Chalcocite from Bristol (Whigville) Copper Mine, Mine Road, Whigville, Hartford County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 39417
Mineral:Chalcocite
Locality:Bristol (Whigville) Copper Mine, Mine Road, Whigville, Hartford County, Connecticut
Description:Parallel crystals of metallic chalcocite with striated surfaces and sooty patina. The terminations are complete except one corner. For more information see article: Connoisseur's Choice - Chalcocite in Rocks and Minerals November-December 1995. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #5548; ex. Bill Pinch in 1983
Overall Size:38x15x10 mm
Crystals:20-28 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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