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Cuprite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

 
Cuprite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Cuprite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Cuprite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Cuprite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Cuprite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 73506
Mineral:Cuprite
Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Lustrous metallic-looking translucent red-black cuprite crystals to 4 mm on brown matrix with unidentified white mineral. The cuprite crystals are octahedral form with cubic corner faces, and have microscopic crystallization patterns on some faces. Collected in 2015
Overall Size:3.5x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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