• Azurite on Malachite
  • Azurite on Malachite
Carbonates

Azurite on Malachite

$600.00   €510  £460.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC16716
World locations don’t get more classic than the Lavrion mining district in the Attica Peninsula of southern Greece, where metal mining dates to not just Classical Greece, but also pre-history.  This fine Azurite on Malachite will originate from one of the Kamariza mines, inland from the port of Lavrion.  Inky azure-blue spherical Azurite crystal aggregates, averaging 5 mm diameter, are densely scattered over both sides of a light peppermint velvety coating of Malachite over a layered Calcite and Limonite matrix.  A particularly good Lavrion Azurite which will look good on display. 

Details

Dimensions
4.5 × 8.0 × 2.6 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Lavrion, Attikí Prefecture, Greece

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

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