• Azurite  Lips and Sun
  • Azurite  Lips and Sun
  • Azurite  Lips and Sun

Azurite Lips and Sun

ID: CC3377

A double Azurite Lips and Sun specimen, from the Malbunka Copper mine, Australia. The Azurite has the very pronounced Lip or Zulu warrior shield-like habit measuring to 3.6cm, with a raised ridge running the length of the crystal, with a disc of Azurite measuring to 1.6cm. A pleasant royal blue colour is very apparent. This form of Lip Azurite is of rare occurrence from the location. An excellent article can be read in the Rocks & Minerals Nov/Dec 2012 Vol. 87, No.6. magazine issue.


6.3 × 6.0 × 1.7 cm
Malbunka Copper Mine, Northern Territory, Australia, Oceania

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