Roger Weller, geology instructor
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a polished heart made of covellite
Covellite is copper sulfide. It is a rather unique mineral because it has a
micaceous structure and a deep blue metallic color. This heart is the only
pieces of polished covellite that I have ever encountered.
Photo is copyright free only for non-commercial educational uses.
Just credit photo to R.Doehrel/Cochise College.
Specimen courtesy of Renee Doehrel