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 Post subject: Copper fragments/inclusions in gem silica(Chrysocolla)
PostPosted: Wed Oct 05, 2011 6:26 pm 
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Inclusion photos of copper fragment. Took these the other day


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 Post subject: Re: Copper fragments/inclusions in gem silica(Chrysocolla)
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Excellent pictures. Some of them look like hubble telescope photos...Nice to see you back Jason :D


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 Post subject: Re: Copper fragments/inclusions in gem silica(Chrysocolla)
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Jason, it is a definite now after seeing these! This is the exact same particles in that funky blue opal! Nice pics!

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 Post subject: Re: Copper fragments/inclusions in gem silica(Chrysocolla)
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Nice picture :)
Is all chalcedony can fragments like gem silica ?
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 Post subject: Re: Copper fragments/inclusions in gem silica(Chrysocolla)
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Chalcedony can host any number of different kinds of inclusions, but I suspect that metallic copper is pretty uncommon--it would definitely have to come from a copper-producing area similar to where gem silica is found.

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Took some photo with low end camera microscope. Hope can see clear :D
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