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Cuprite    Poteryaevskoe Mine - Rubtsovskoe - Russia
Cuprite for sale click picture to see larger images.

I chose six pieces from a lot of about twenty, based on form and lustre. Most of the others had a dull metallic lustre, whereas these are all bright and shiny.

The largest crystal in this cluster measures 1.5cm across. Minor Native copper.

Size (l-w-h): 3.8 x 3 x 2.5 cm

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Cuprite and Native Copper    West Caradon Mine - Liskeard - Cornwall - United Kingdom
Cuprite and Native Copper for sale click picture to see larger images.

A framework of native Copper is coated with thousands of deep ruby red, octahedral Cuprite crystals. Superb specimen. Very sparkly under the light and much better in person.

ex Barry Gamble collection

Size (l-w-h): 5 x 3.5 x 3.5 cm

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Cylindrite    Santa Cruz Mine - Poopo - Oruro Dept. - Bolivia
Cylindrite for sale click picture to see larger images.

A good example of this rare sulphide. The cylinders are actually rolled up sheets of crystals, a very rare habit.

Size (l-w-h): 5 x 2.5 x 2 cm

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Cylindrite    Santa Cruz Mine - Poopo - Oruro Dept. - Bolivia
Cylindrite for sale click picture to see larger images.

A good example of this rare sulphide. The cylinders are actually rolled up sheets of crystals, a very rare habit.

Size (l-w-h): 4 x 2 x 2 cm

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Danburite    San Luis Potosi - Charcas - Mexico
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Super lustrous, gem clear Danburite crystal with a very high refraction. Nice termination.

Size (l-w-h): 4.2 x 1.2 x 0.5 cm

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Datolite and Chalcopyrite    San Bartolo Mine - Charcas - Mexico
Datolite and Chalcopyrite for sale click picture to see larger images.

A big, doubly terminated Datolite crystal with a few Chalcopyrite crystals, minor Pyrite and another gemmy clear mineral, which may be Danburite, but I am not certain. Colour of the datolite is a pastel green, which doesn't really show in the photos.

Size (l-w-h): 6 x 5 x 3 cm

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