• Cyanotrichite with Brochantite

Cyanotrichite with Brochantite

ID: CC21531
A former copper-uranium mine, Grandview mine is situated within the Grand Canyon National Park and operated between 1893 and 1907.  Fabulous micro-acicular druses of bright sky, cyan and powder blue Cyanotrichite richly line a highly porous and vuggy light tan-buff carbonate matrix with interspersed patches of emerald green Brochantite.  A striking small cabinet specimen from Arizona with two previous dealer’s labels.

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6.0 × 5.5 × 4.0 cm
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Grand View Mine, Horseshoe Mesa, Grand Canyon, Coconino Co., Arizona, USA

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Brochantite, Cyanotrichite

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