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Chalcocite from Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut

 
Chalcocite from Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut

Chalcocite from Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut

Chalcocite from Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut

Chalcocite from Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut

Chalcocite from Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut

Chalcocite from Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 8386
Mineral:Chalcocite
Locality:Bristol Copper Mine, Bristol, Hartford County, Connecticut
Description:Rich cluster of many sooty black chalcocite crystals to 11 mm across mixed with scalenohedral calcite crystals to 3 mm. See article: Connoisseur's Choice: Chalcocite in Rocks and Minerals, November-December, 1995. Ex. John A. Manley (1861-1936) ca. 1890s
Overall Size:4x3x3 cm
Crystals:3-11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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