AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Democratic Republic of the Congo > Chalcocite with Cuprite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Chalcocite with Cuprite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Chalcocite with Cuprite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Chalcocite with Cuprite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Chalcocite with Cuprite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 60384
Mineral:Chalcocite with Cuprite
Locality:Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Platy gray-black chalcocite crystals with no matrix attached. The chalcocite crystals have finely striated crystallization patterns on the surfaces and many transparent red microcrystals of cuprite in crevices. Ex. W. Keller #2043
Overall Size:23x13x13 mm
Crystals:micro to 9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Africa > Sulfide & Sulfosalt Minerals

 

  Buy Chalcocite with Cuprite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Sulfide & Sulfosalt Minerals

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;