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Cornetite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

 
Cornetite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

Cornetite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 53445
Mineral:Cornetite
Locality:L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)
Description:Lustrous transparent blue cornetite crystals to 1 mm on chrysocolla crusts on one face of matrix. The cornetite crystals look beautiful when viewed under magnification.
Overall Size:34x22x8 mm
Crystals:0.1-1.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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