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price: £614 / $950 / €741 - This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximateA gorgeous 2cm TRANSLUCENT red bipyramidal Cuprite crystal sits upon a sliver of matrix - almost like some strange mushroom. A lovely example with a point of detachment on the rear. The crystal is sharply crystallised and shows glassy prism faces with flashes of red when moved in the light, and a metallic mirror-like lustre.
Size: 3.5 x 2.5 x 2 cm (Miniature)
Owner: Kristalle and Crystal Classics
Other mineral specimens near Kolwezi, Katanga (Shaba), DR Congo (Zaire), Africa:
BERYL var AQUAMARINE on FELDSPAR
£258 / $400 / €312
GARNET var HESSONITE
£40 / $60 / €47
TOURMALINE var LIDDICOATITE
£200 / $301 / €234