• Malachite Pseudomorph After Azurite
  • Malachite Pseudomorph After Azurite
  • Malachite Pseudomorph After Azurite
  • Malachite Pseudomorph After Azurite
  • Malachite Pseudomorph After Azurite
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Malachite Pseudomorph After Azurite

$3,750.00   €3,373  £2,910.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC5726

Tsumeb Mine is well known for specimens displaying intriguing paragenesis. On this specimen it has a first generation of intergrown Mimetite crystals totally replaced by yellow probable Gartrellite which has been lightly coated in light green Arsentsumebite, followed by scattered areas of dull olive green Duftite. There has then been a phase of Azurite crystal deposition, replaced by mottled green Malachite, lastly, a limited phase of unaltered blue Azurite has occurred. A neat paragenesis specimen to study.

Details

Dimensions
7.0 × 4.7 × 2.7 cm
Categories
Pseudomorphs
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Malachite

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