• Azurite
  • Azurite
  • Azurite
  • Azurite
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Azurite

$850.00   €721  £650.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14274

A fine specimen of deep azure-blue, almost black, with flashes bright electric azure-blue intergrown blades of Azurite on an interesting matrix of mixed copper secondaries from the Tsumeb mine in the Otjikoto Region of Namibia.  The Azurite forms flat edged chisel-like terminations with the crystals typically around 1.2cm.  An area of emerald-green Malachite sits at one side, partly replacing an Azurite crystal.  Mainly underneath the specimen is a green microcrystal of Adamit.  Some of the Azurite crystals are chipped some edges and this is reflected in the price.

Details

Dimensions
5.0 × 4.8 × 3.4 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Azurite,

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