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Mineral Specimen No. 75242:
Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral for sale No. 75242:

Mineral Species: Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite.
Location of mineral deposit: Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Superb well-defined green malachite pseudomorphs after rectangular azurite crystals to 25 mm. Blocky azurite crystals formed first, then altered molecule by molecule to malachite, while maintaining the original azurite shape. (Pseudomorphs=false form) Complete and undamaged except the contact where it was formerly attached to surrounding matrix. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and Tsumeb II, the definitive reference books on Tsumeb).
Overall size of mineral specimen: 4.5x3.5x2 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 3-25 mm pseudos
Price: $475 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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