• Azurite on Malachite
Carbonates

Azurite on Malachite

$500.00   €431  £370.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18238
A beautiful thumbnail cluster of gemmy Azurite crystals, one to almost 1 cm tall, perched on a matrix of fibrous deep emerald green Malachite from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia. The Azurite occurs as diamond or lozenge-shaped crystals and when held to the light displays excellent translucency of deep electric blue. The Azurite is glassy with a brilliant lustre. The specimen comes perched on a tiny 1.2 cm acrylic cubic base.

Details

Dimensions
2.2 × 2.3 × 1.7 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Latest Additions
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

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