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Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Carrollite and Chalcocite from Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of  Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 81513
Mineral:Carrollite and Chalcocite
Locality:Kamoto Mine, Kolwezi Mining District, 240 km WNW of Lubumbashi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Lustrous silver-metallic 6 mm carrollite crystal and black octahedral chalcocite crystals to 3 mm on a plate of slender transparent colorless quartz crystals to 4 mm, and equant transparent colorless calcite crystals to 1 mm. Uncommon combination! Originally acquired from Lambert Minerals ca. 1995; this mine closed in 1990
Overall Size:4x3.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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