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Cuprite

#50200

Cuprite

#50200
Availability
Sold
Size
6 x 4 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Cu1+2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Tagged
copper

Exceptional deep red, lustrous Cuprite crystals to 7mm.

Cuprite

Formula
Cu1+2
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Capillary 
Cleavage
Imperfect, None, None 
Luster
Adamantine 
Color
brown red, purple red, red, black 
Streak
brownish red 
Class
Isometric - Hexoctahedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Robert J. Waidler Collection
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