Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Native Copper

Views:
Watches:
BSM178966

Native Copper

ex Roland THomas Collection #422

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Ting-Tang Mine, Gwennap, Cornwall, United Kingdom
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
5.8 × 4.1 × 4 cm
Description

 A rich cover of reddish purple crystals and crystalline crust over a brecciated quartz matrix.

This is a C19th specimen and was formerly in the R. Polkinghorne Collection

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Copper

Formula: 
Cu
Strunz: 
1.AA.05
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5 - 3.0
Provenance

Roland Thomas Collection

Some History
Name: 
Roland Thomas
Dates: 
Present
Type: 
Collector/Collection
Specialisms: 
Fluorite, North of England, Aesthetics
About

Roland (and his wife Audrey) have been active mineral collectors throughout the last 40 or 50 years.

Roland's first and foremost...

Seller Information

Payment options: offline, paypal_wpp, paypal_wps

Seller's terms and conditions
1. the successful bidding price is the price that will appear on your invoice. 2.Goods will be sent first class post within the UK and by small packet air mail to the US. Delivery will normally be within 7 days of despatch. Postage will be charged at cost and will be included on your invoice. 3. there are no additional charges for VAT or any other taxes. 4. insurance can be arranged, if requested, and will be charged as part of the shipping costs. 5. Goods will only be despatched on receipt of payment. For methods of payment please see "Payment Types" 6. We aim to give complete satisfaction at all times. Goods are supplied on 14 days approval. If you are not satisfied with your purchase and the goods are returned undamaged within that time we promise to refund the full value of the item(s) returned, excluding any postage incurred in the transaction. 7. Broadstone Minerals operates a Privacy policy. We do not disclose buyer's information to third parties. Cookies are used to keep track of the contents of your shopping trolley once you have selected an item, to store delivery addresses if the address book is used and to store your details if you select the "remember me " option.
Item Toolbox