|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Russia > Cuprite|
|Locality:||Rubtovskiy (Rubtsovskoe) District, Rudnyi Altai, Altai Krai, Russia|
|Description:||Exceptionally lustrous metallic octahedral cuprite crystals with no matrix attached. Though the cuprite crystals have an unmistakable metallic appearance, they are in fact translucent red when illuminated from the rear.|
|Overall Size:||20x15x15 mm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Russia & former Soviet Republics > Cuprite Specimens|
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