• Azurite with Anglesite
  • Azurite with Anglesite
  • Azurite with Anglesite
  • Azurite with Anglesite
  • Azurite with Anglesite

Azurite with Anglesite

$2,500.00   €2,306  £1,920.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15392
Thick tabular, intensely dark blue Azurite crystals cap a crystallised Cerussite matrix from the Tsumeb mine.  The largest Azurite blade measures 1.9 x 1.7 x 0.4 cm and all have a near mirror-like lustre and flattened chisel-like terminations with bevelled edges.  The crystals are opaque,  but when held against the light display vivid azure-blue edges where the crystals are sufficiently thin to transmit light.  The Anglesite matrix is interspersed with micro Duftite producing a chloritised appearance.  A beautiful specimen, somewhere between a thumbnail and miniature.


3.4 × 3.2 × 2.8 cm
Carbonates, Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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