• Malachite with Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Malachite with Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Malachite with Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Malachite with Cuprite on Dolomite
  • Malachite with Cuprite on Dolomite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Malachite with Cuprite on Dolomite

$2,500.00   €2,236  £1,970.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16021
Strings of bright maroon Cuprite crystals of 2 to 4 mm and rosettes of deep emerald-green Malachite to 8 mm are richly scattered over a druse of snow-white Calcite crystals, formed over a core of Dolomite.  In places the Malachite has formed bow-tie sheaves which have a bright, glossy lustre.  A typical and aesthetic combination of mineral species from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia.

Details

Dimensions
4.7 × 3.9 × 2.6 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cuprite, Dolomite, Malachite

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