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Item # SHAT040783331
9 lb Shattuckite
Polished Free Form
from Kimpese, Congo
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Shattuckite is a relatively rare copper silicate mineral. It was first discovered in the copper mines of Bisbee, Arizona,
specifically the Shattuck Mine (hence the name). It is a secondary mineral that forms from the alteration of other
secondary minerals. Normally it forms pseudomorphs after malachite with little alteration of the outward shape of the
original crystal structure by another crystal structure.
(Pseudo-morph is Greek for "false shape").

This Rare Copper Mineral has only been found
in two locations
1) Bisbee, Arizona
( which has long ago been played out)
2)
Kimpese - Katanga region of the Congo
(which is disappearing quickly)


Most available specimens are very small to about 1 to 2”. Large cabinet displays are highly sought after by collectors
worldwide. With the only source still being the Congo, and with the higher quality specimens being extremely difficult
to find, beautiful fully polished large cabinet display specimens of Shattuckite are an exceptional find!

Specimens from the Congo contain Shattuckite (dark blue-turquoise), Malachite (green), Chrysocolla (blue), Metallic
Bornite (reddish brown) and occasionally Ajoite, Papagoite, and Plancheite (clear to blue) or Dioptase (green)
9.07 lb (4.11kg) Shattuckite polished free form
Bright deep turquoise in color and nicely patterned. Mixture of Metallic Bornite, Malachite, Shattuckite and Chrysocolla.
A Grade. Nice patterns in this one! Tantara Valley, Kimpese, Katanga, Democratic Republic of Congo.
This specimen measures 7.1 x 7.1 x 1.5 to 2.5 inches (18 x 18 x 3.8 to 6.3cm)         
Item # SHAT021491151
296g AAA Gem Quality
Shattuckite from Democratic
Republic of the Congo

$299.00
This is an exceptional specimen of AAA Gem Quality Shattuckite. This piece will make a
prominent centerpiece display in any collection of mineral specimens. It has light turquoise, with
deep azure blue Shattuckite and reddish brown steel Cuprite, with green Dioptase and Malachite
crystallized spots and veins, and even some blue Linarite.  This is a fully polished plate of the finest
Congolese secondary copper mineral specimens you will find anywhere. This is Old Stock material
from the old mines (now abandoned) in the Katanga (formerly Shaba) Province in the Copper Belt
Region of the Democratic Republic of Congo. This piece will make many fine cabochons if that is
your desired use of this one of a kind specimen.

This piece weighs 10.4oz or 0.65 lbs (296g)
and measures 4.8 x 1.9 x 1.4 inches (12.3 x 4.8 x 3.7cm)
Free stands upright from this edge
Free stands upright from this edge
Item # SHAT01129772
55g AAAA+ Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$95.00
55g AAAA+ Shattuckite
polished free form

WOW! Gorgeous Natural
Shattuckite crystals, bornite,
papagoite, and plancheite dance
together in a stunning copper
matrix to form this amazing
natural masterpiece.  Shattuckite
is a rare, soft, semi-precious gem.

This is one of our best
specimens! Shattuckite of this
caliber is currently found in only
one location, Kimpese, Congo.
This is the finest quality
shattuckite ever discovered, and
the source is depleting fast.

This Specimen measures 1.6 x 1.3 x
1 to 0.3 Inches
(42 x 34 x 25 to 8mm)
and weighs 0.12 lbs (55g)
Item # SHAT11144718
3
30g AA Grade Rare
Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$
181.00
330g AA+ Shattuckite
polished free form

Shattuckite crystals, bornite,
papagoite, and plancheite dance
together in a stunning copper
matrix to form this amazing
natural masterpiece.  Shattuckite
is a rare, soft, semi-precious
gem.
This is one of our best
display specimens!

Shattuckite of this caliber is
currently found in only one
location, Kimpese, Congo. This is
the finest quality shattuckite ever
discovered, and the source is
depleting fast.

This Specimen measures
3
.1 x 3 x 2.1 Inches
(7
8.9 x 75.9 x 55 mm)
and weighs 1
1.6oz or 0.72 lb (330g)
Item # SHAT01129774
187g AAA+ Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$127.77
187g AAA+ Shattuckite
polished free form

Exceptional natural Shattuckite
crystals, bornite, papagoite, and
plancheite bond together in a
copper matrix to form this
wonderful natural work of art.  
Shattuckite is a rare, soft,
semi-precious gem. This one is
better in person!
Shattuckite of this caliber is
currently found in only one
location, Kimpese, Congo. This is
the finest quality shattuckite ever
discovered, and the source is
depleting fast.

This Specimen measures
2.6 x 1.7 x 1.5 Inches
(66 x 43 x 39mm)
and weighs 6.6oz (187g)
Item # SHAT03140012
54g AAA Shattuckite
Thick Slab from Kimpese,
Congo

$42.00
54g Shattuckite Thick Slab

Stunning Natural Shattuckite slab
was end cut at about 1/2" (.57 to
.41 thick or 14.6-10.5mm). It is
thick enough to slab once more
or use as a carving piece...looks
kind of like a fish shape. This
rare and beautiful very unique
pattern in copper matrix forms
this extraordinary un-polished
slab pallet.  Shattuckite is a rare,
soft, semi-precious gem.
Shattuckite of this caliber is
currently found in only one
location, Kimpese, Congo. This is
the finest quality shattuckite ever
discovered, and the source is
depleting fast.

This Specimen measures
2.3 x 2.2 Inches
(60 x 57mm)
and weighs 1.9oz (54g)
Item # SHAT03129793
166g AAA Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$106.00
166g AAA Shattuckite
polished free form

Stunning Natural Shattuckite
crystals, bornite, papagoite, and
plancheite form together in a
spectacular copper matrix to form
this amazing natural
masterpiece.  Shattuckite is a
rare, soft, semi-precious gem.

These are some of the best
specimens! Shattuckite of this
caliber is currently found in only
one location, Kimpese, Congo.
This is the finest quality
shattuckite ever discovered, and
the source is depleting fast.
This Specimen measures 2.7 x 1.8 x 0.9 Inches
(70 x 47 x 23mm)
and weighs 0.36 lbs (166g)
Item # SHAT03146186
377g AA Shattuckite Polished Freeform
from Kimpese, Congo

$229.00
337g AAA Shattuckite polished free form

Superb natural Shattuckite with Dioptase
crystals
in carbonate crystalline base with
bornite, papagoite, malachite and plancheite
together in this  spectacular and rare copper
matrix to form this amazing natural masterpiece
with an added attraction of spots with silver
chatoyance.
 Shattuckite is a rare, soft,
semi-precious gem.

This is one of the best display specimens we
have ever seen! Shattuckite of this caliber is
currently found in only one location, Kimpese,
Congo. This is the finest quality shattuckite ever
discovered, and the source is depleting fast.

measures 3.7 x 2.5 x 2" (96 x 63 x 51mm)
weighs 13.3oz or 0.83lb (377g
)
Item # SHAT11124383
64g AAA Grade Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$79.00
64g AAA Grade Shattuckite
polished free form

Excellent Natural Shattuckite
crystals, bornite, papagoite,
malachite and plancheite form
together in a spectacular copper
matrix to form this amazing
natural masterpiece.  Shattuckite
is a rare, soft, semi-precious gem.

These are some of the best
specimens! Shattuckite of this
caliber is currently found in only
one location, Kimpese, Congo.
This is the finest quality
shattuckite ever discovered, and
the source is depleting fast.
2.4 x 1.3 x 0.97"
(61 x 33 x 24mm) 2.26oz (64g
)
Item # SHAT11141848
3
14g A+ Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$1
72.64
0.67 lb A+ Shattuckite
polished free form
Bright sections of blues, browns
and greens dancing in an artistic
splash of colors and patterns.
Genuine natural shattuckite
crystals, metallic bornite,
chrysocolla, malachite,  
papagoite, and plancheite join
together in copper matrix to form
this excellent specimen

This Specimen measures
4
.8 x 2.5 x 1.7" (12.3 x 6.4 x 4.1cm)
and weighs 1
1.1 oz or 0.67 lbs (314g)
Item # SHAT11144802
5
6g AAA Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$
94.25
56g AA+ Gem Grade Shattuckite
polished free form
Bright sections of blues, browns and greens
b
eaming in an artistic splash of colors and
patterns. Genuine natural shattuckite crystals,
metallic bornite, chrysocolla, malachite,  
papagoite, and plancheite join together in
copper matrix to form this excellent specimen

This Specimen measures
2
.25 x 1.44 x 1"
(5
7.1 x 36.6 x 25.5 mm)
weighs 2 oz
or 0.125 lb  (56g)
Item # SHAT03149791
23g A+ Shattuckite
from Kimpese, Congo
$42.55
23g A+ Shattuckite
polished free form
Bright sections of blues, browns
and greens dancing in an artistic
splash of colors and patterns.
Genuine natural shattuckite
crystals, metallic bornite,
chrysocolla, malachite,  
papagoite, and plancheite join
together in copper matrix to form
this excellent specimen

This Specimen measures
1.3 x 1 x 0.7" (34 x 26 x 19mm)
and weighs 0.8 oz (23g)