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ID number:  BIRUG 107123
Institution:  The Lapworth Museum of Geology
Named collection:  Zambian Copper Belt
Definition:  Chalcopyrite; Bornite; Carrollite
Object type:  Sulphide
Place collected:  Zambia; Kitwe; Chibuluma West Mine
Chronostratigraphy:  Precambrian

Description:  Heavy slab of grey metamorphosed sediment bearing quartz, yellow chalcopyrite, irridescent purple and blue bornite. Labelled in black on a white painted ground "CWII." Attached descriptive list from Roan Consolidated Mines Limited states "CW II. Chalcopyrite and Bornite with traces of carrollite (silver coloured mineral - cobalt mineral), and associated quartz veining from footwall of the orebody."

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