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Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite

#PD31742

Cuprite var. Chalcotrichite

#PD31742
Availability
Sold
Size
3.5 x 2.5 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Cu1+2O (RRUFF)
Locality
Wheal Phoenix, Linkinhorne, Liskeard dist., Cornwall, England

Deep red acicular crystals in bundles and patches to 4mm. Lythe Minerals label.

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
Phillips Collection
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