• MALACHITE
  • MALACHITE
  • MALACHITE
Gallery

MALACHITE

$450.00   €392  £340.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8523
An unusual specimen of Malachite from the Tsumeb mine composed of intergrown 2 mm diameter spherules of a somewhat peppermint light green.  Each sphere is formed from a radiating group of acicular Malachite fibres, the structure of which is seen where an odd sphere has been broken.  The fibrous texture gives this specimen a velvety sheen.  An interesting and attractive fibrous Malachite from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
6.1 × 3.9 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

Related Mineral Specimens

Malachite coating Cuprite crystals
$4,290
 Onganja, Seeis, Windhoek District, Namibia, Africa
A now classic from the Onganja mining area in Namibia of Malachite coating large Cuprite...
Cerussite
$1,250
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
An excellent pleasing twin Cerussite in a V-like configuration from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Gemmy...
Malachite on Sulphide
$750
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Bright to dark green lustrous specimen of Malachite from the famous Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. The...
Malachite with Azurite
$200
 Christiana Mine, Agios Konstantinos, Lavrion District Mines, Attiki Prefecture, Greece, Europe
A neat stalactitic crystalline Malachite measuring to 2cm appears to have run out over the red-brown...