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English: Chalcopyrite
Locality: Tincroft Mine, Carn Brea and Tincroft United Mine, Carn Brea area, Camborne - Redruth - St Day District, Cornwall, England, UK (Locality at mindat.org)
Size: 3.4 x 3.3 x 3.0 cm.
Sharp, intergrown chalcopyrites to 1 cm are perched on quartz on this fine miniature specimen. It is an old classic, now seldom seen. The provenance starts in the late 1800s or early 1900s with a collector named A. Pearse Jenkin, from whom it went to the noted collector Arthur Russell (and retains his hand-written label). From him, it went to Spanish collector Joaquin Folch in 1977 (and his label card notes that Russell was said to have acquired the piece in 1926).
Deutsch: Chalkopyrit
Fundort: Tincroft Mine, Carn Brea and Tincroft United Mine, Carn Brea area, Distrikt Camborne - Redruth - St Day, Cornwall, England, Vereinigtes Königreich (Fundort bei mindat.org)
Größe: 3.4 x 3.3 x 3.0 cm.
Date before March 2010(2010-03)
Source http://www.mindat.org/photo-231239.html
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