Specimen Details

  • Number Of Specimens

    1

  • Specimen Nature

    Hand Specimen

  • Rock Name

    Copper ore

  • Rock Class

    Ores

  • Rock Group

    Copper

  • Rock Description

    Chalcopyrite-pyrite crystals (about 5mm) in a coarse grained amphibolite-hornblendeite

  • Category

    Natural Sciences

  • Scientific Group

    Geology

  • Discipline

    Petrology

  • Collecting Areas

    Rocks and Ores

  • Type of Item

    Specimen

Geospatial Information

  • Country

    Australia

  • State

    Victoria

  • Precise Location

    Shamrock mine, ~ 2.7 km south-east of Wood's Point