• Malachite ps. after Azurite
  • Malachite ps. after Azurite
  • Malachite ps. after Azurite
  • Malachite ps. after Azurite
  • Malachite ps. after Azurite
Pseudomorphs

Malachite ps. after Azurite

$2,000.00   €1,838  £1,530.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18960
A beautifully crystallised pseudomorph of Malachite after Azurite from the Tsumeb mine in the Oshikoto Region of Namibia.  Razor-sharp crystals of Malachite replacing Azurite completely hide an underlying matrix of Dolomite and Smithsonite, with crystals averaging around 1 to 1.5 cm wide.  The crystals are complex and perfect, with the Malachite forming bright leaf-green silky, fibrous faces, with other faces a much darker, velvety-green.  An excellently formed and aesthetic specimen.

Details

Dimensions
6.7 × 4.5 × 3.5 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Pseudomorphs
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

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