• Malachite pseudomorph after Cuprite
  • Malachite pseudomorph after Cuprite
  • Malachite pseudomorph after Cuprite

Malachite pseudomorph after Cuprite

$250.00   €226  £190.00 approx.  

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ID: CC11786
From the type locality of Azurite, another Chessy classic in the form of a delightful Malachite pseudomorph after Cuprite.  These sharp octahedral, vividly coloured crystals shout out their location of Chessy-les-Mines, in the former commune of Le Bois d’Oingt, Rhône-Alpes, France.  As normal, the specimen is matrix-free and in this case is an opaque, rich emerald-leaf green containing black flecks and dendritic black ribbons on some faces.  A charming and terrific Malachite pseudomorph after Cuprite.


1.5 × 1.3 × 1.3 cm
Carbonates, Pseudomorphs
Chessy-les-Mines, Rhone, Rhone-Alpes, France, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite, Malachite

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