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Copper (naturally crystallized native copper Spinel Law twins) from Itauz Mine, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan

 
Copper (naturally crystallized native copper Spinel Law twins) from Itauz Mine, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan

Copper (naturally crystallized native copper Spinel Law twins) from Itauz Mine, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan

Copper (naturally crystallized native copper Spinel Law twins) from Itauz Mine, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan

DESCRIPTION:No. 71839
Mineral:Copper (naturally crystallized native copper Spinel Law twins)
Locality:Itauz Mine, Karaganda Oblast', Kazakhstan
Description:Slender native copper crystals (naturally occurring copper crystals) with no matrix attached. The copper crystals have a pleasing natural patina (not dipped!) and are elongated habit indicative of twinning following the Spinel Law of isometric twinning. Ex. R. Lavinsky. Collected ca. 2005
Overall Size:5.5x1.5x0.4 cm
Crystals:1-55 mm
Status: For reference only
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