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Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

 
Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 17090
Mineral:Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite
Locality:Santa Eulalia District, Aquiles Serdán, Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:V-shaped formation of green malachite pseudomorphs after azurite crystals up to 30 mm long. The malachite replaced the azurite molecule by molecule, resulting in transformed composition but retaining the original shape. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #254
Overall Size:34x25x12 mm
Crystals:3-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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