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Malachite

ID: CC1596

An unusual stalactitic growth of Malachite exhibiting a variation in colour from darkest green at the base to lighter green at the top. The stalactite is formed by radiating crystals around a central core, which is now hollow.  A fine display possessing an attractive sparkling velvety lustre. From one of Africa's locations for such specimens at the Luishia Mine.

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Dimensions
10.2 × 2.2 × 2.1 cm
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Locality
Luishia Mine, Katanga, Katanga (Shaba), DR Congo (Zaire), Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

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