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Cornetite Sparkling deep blue knobs of cornetite on matrix. Comes with Sunnywood stand. From the Etoile Mine, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo Size: 7.2 x 6.3 x 5.2 cm Country: Dem. Rep. of Congo Locality: Katanga

Cornetite-- Katanga Crescent, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo - Cornetite is a rare secondary copper mineral that is noted for its deep blue, green-blue to green color. It is found in highly weathered, oxidation zones of copper sulfide ore bodies. It has a good deep color, nice crystal forms and an attractive sparkle.

Azurite ps. after Cuprite, Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Rhone-Alpes, France Thumbnail, 1.4 x 1.3 x 0.8 cm

VESZELYITE - (Cu,Zn)2ZnPO4(OH)3•2(H2O) is a rare, but beautiful copper and zinc phosphate mineral. , Black Pine Mine, Phillipsburg, Montana, USA thumbnail, 1.1 x 0.7 x 0.3 cm

Cuprite on Malachite - both copper based minerals of extremely different colours!

Chalcanthite / Mineral Friends ♥

Copper Crystals by fluor_doublet, via Flickr

Star Sapphire: Museum of Natural History, Washington D.C.

Pyrite Gyudyurska Mine, Zlatograd, Smolyan Oblast, Bulgaria

Mimetite on Bayldonite/Namibia Mimetite is a lead mineral/ Bayldonite (green) is a copper mineral

Torbernite : a radioactive, hydrated green copper uranyl phosphate mineral, found in granites and other uranium-bearing deposits as a secondary mineral. Locality: Margabal, Aveyron, France Size: Specimen is 0.7 inches tall. Stan Celestian

Malachite, from the Democratic Republic Of Congo.