Tenorite





 Location Found: Franklin
     
 
 Year Discovered: 1841
     
 Formula: CuO
 Essential Elements: Copper, Oxygen
 All Elements in Formula: Copper, Oxygen
     
 IMA Status: Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
     
     
 To find out more about this mineral at minDat's website, follow this link   Tenorite

     
     
Images

     
Tenorite on calcite from Franklin, NJ
Tenorite (black) on calcite from Franklin, NJ. Field of view 5 mm. From the collection of, and photo by DW.







All content including, but not limited to, mineral images, maps, graphics, and text on the Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society, Inc. (FOMS) website is licensed under a
Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial 4.0 International License.
Creative Commons License