|Below is a gallery of crystallized cuprite
for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals in New York City, NY.
Included in this gallery is cuprite for sale from assorted locations like:
the famous Tsumeb Mine in Namibia; the Milpillas Mine in Mexico; Morenci
and Bisbee mines in Arizona; Itauz Mine, Kazakhstan' and the Katanga mining
district in the Democratic Republic of Congo. Cuprite is a translucent red
copper oxide that occurs in oxidized copper deposits worldwide. Many of the
beautiful blue cuprite crystals are saved by miners that work in copper mines
preserving them from being crushed in the copper processing. To purchase
mineral specimens, go to the
Online order form.
Sizes: (t) = Thumbnail, (m) = Miniature, (c) = Cabinet, (lc) = Large Cabinet
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My Best Minerals
Uncut Diamond Crystals
Sorted Lists of all Minerals on this site
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The minerals illustrated on this site were purchased from collectors or wholesale suppliers for resale purposes. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this site. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property.