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Silver and Copper (half-breed) from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

 
Silver and Copper (half-breed) from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

Silver and Copper (half-breed) from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

Silver and Copper (half-breed) from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

Silver and Copper (half-breed) from Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan

DESCRIPTION:No. 54109
Mineral:Silver and Copper (half-breed)
Locality:Keweenaw Peninsula Copper District, Michigan
Description:Large specimen of white-metallic native silver embedded in brown-metallic native copper (called half-breeds by local collectors) with minor white calcite in crevices. The outer surfaces are rounded due to alluvial-glacial deformation.
Overall Size:12x6x4 cm
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Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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