• Azurite on Malachite
  • Azurite on Malachite
  • Azurite on Malachite
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Azurite on Malachite

ID: CC3443

The specimen displays excellent clusters of inter grown bladed Azurite crystals measuring to 1.8cm. The Azurite crystals have great luster and a deep royal blue colour. The matrix is composed of a mixture of black to rust-brown Goethite, with micro-crystals of Malachite replaced crystals of Cuprite. The underside of the specimen also shows crystals of Azurite with similarly replaced Cuprite crystals, and silky areas of Malachite crystals.

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Dimensions
6.4 × 4.0 × 2.8 cm
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Locality
Bisbee, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA, North America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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