Cuprite octahedrons on Copper (classic) ex Whitmore Coll.

Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona
Thumbnail, 2.9 x 1.4 x 1.1 cm
Start Time: 05/01/2011 7:00:00 pm (CDT)
End Time: 05/05/2011 7:00:00 pm (CDT)
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Item Description

Highly lustrous, metallic to visibly deep wine-red, translucent, cuprite octahedrons to 6 mm are richly and aesthetically scattered on the mounded matrix of rounded aggregates of bladed copper crystals. Classic, old-time and highly desirable combination material from this historic district. Ex Robert Whitmore Collection. MUCH BETTER IN PERSON!

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