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Chrysocolla and Malachite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Chrysocolla and Malachite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Chrysocolla and Malachite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Chrysocolla and Malachite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 11646
Mineral:Chrysocolla and Malachite
Locality:L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Textured green hemispherical formations of chrysocolla to 10-15 mm diameter with areas of 1 mm malachite crystals. Chrysocolla has flaked in two very small areas. The chrysocolla was blue-green but has changed to green over the years. From my personal collection; acquired from H. Obodda
Overall Size:5x4.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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