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Silver and Copper in Calcite from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

 
Silver and Copper in Calcite from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

Silver and Copper in Calcite from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

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Silver and Copper in Calcite from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

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Silver and Copper in Calcite from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

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Silver and Copper in Calcite from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

DESCRIPTION:No. 46394
Mineral:Silver and Copper in Calcite
Locality:Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan
Description:Vein of crystallized silver running through milky white calcite with inclusions of native copper. The silver has a gray patina throughout, though metallic luster is visible in areas. Some calcite surface show they were cleaned with HCL. Ex. L.J. Duersmith of Wrightsville, Pa.
Overall Size:9x7x4 cm
Crystals:0.2-12.0 mm
Status: SOLD Buy similar at: Minerals from Midwest, USA > Native Elements
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