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Cornetite on Chrysocolla from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Haut-Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

 
Cornetite on Chrysocolla from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Haut-Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

Cornetite on Chrysocolla from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Haut-Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

Cornetite on Chrysocolla from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Haut-Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 80764
Mineral:Cornetite on Chrysocolla
Locality:L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Haut-Katanga Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)
Description:Several areas of lustrous transparent blue cornetite microcrystals over transparent-to-translucent green chrysocolla in hemispherical formations to 3 mm diameter. Cornetite is a rare copper phosphate with hydroxyl. Originally acquired from Bill Kohout
Overall Size:6x5.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:micro
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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