1.6" Brilliant Metallic Octahedral CUPRITE Sharp Single Crystal Russia for sale

  • $80.40$120.00
  • Mineral: Cuprite
  • Product Code: EB0618CUPR4
  • Availability: In Stock

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Now that the copper mine in Rubtsovskoe has closed, there will be no new specimens of the fantastic quality of material found there. This one is a beauty: a sharp single octahedral crystal with brilliant metallic luster in a dark silver color, with a few small babies on the back side.  The crystals are very sharp, with crisp edges and sharp points.  There is no significant damage.

Location Poteryaevskoe Mine, Rubtsovskoe, Rudnyi Altai, Western Siberian Region, Russia
Size 1.6" x 1.5" x 1.1"
Suggested Stand A display square comes free with this specimen.