#48 / CUPRITE - Russia
Locality: Rubtsovskiy Mine, Rudniy Altai, Altaiskiy Krai, Siberia, Russia
Size: 6.5 x 4.5 x 4.3 cm.
A large, heavy (228 gm.) group of Cuprite octohedrons, the largest about 2.6 cm sitting on top. It is separated from matrix on bottom and back, and does present a good display from the front. The large 1 inch crystal on top is very nice.