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Bornite from Dolcoath Mine, Tuckingmill, Camborne District, Cornwall, England

 
Bornite from Dolcoath Mine, Tuckingmill, Camborne District, Cornwall, England

Bornite from Dolcoath Mine, Tuckingmill, Camborne District, Cornwall, England

Bornite from Dolcoath Mine, Tuckingmill, Camborne District, Cornwall, England

Bornite from Dolcoath Mine, Tuckingmill, Camborne District, Cornwall, England

Bornite from Dolcoath Mine, Tuckingmill, Camborne District, Cornwall, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 56287
Mineral:Bornite
Locality:Dolcoath Mine, Tuckingmill, Camborne District, Cornwall, England
Description:Sooty black bornite crystals completely covering the surfaces of greenish matrix. Distinct crystal faces are visible on the surfaces of the bornite. Note the shrinkage fractures in the bornite (they do not extend completely through the specimen). Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #7582; ex. John H. Marshall (1931-2008) collection #1798
Overall Size:8x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:0.5-2.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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