• AZURITE with MALACHITE
  • AZURITE with MALACHITE
  • AZURITE with MALACHITE
  • AZURITE with MALACHITE
Classic Minerals

AZURITE with MALACHITE

$800.00   €718  £640.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC13196
A choice small miniature of deep azure-blue, double terminated Azurite crystals with a partial coating slightly altering to Malachite.  In reflected and transmitted light, the edges of the crystals show flashes of vivid electric-blue.  From the Tsumeb mine in Namibia, the prism faces are lightly striated parallel to the c-axis but have mirror-like termination faces.  Azurite is one of the iconic species from Tsumeb and this is an attractive example.

Details

Dimensions
3.5 × 2.5 × 1.0 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

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