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Malachite (primary) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Malachite (primary) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Malachite (primary) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Malachite (primary) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 23560
Mineral:Malachite (primary)
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Lustrous crystals of translucent green malachite on light-colored dolomite matrix. The malachite crystals are primary crystallization - not an alteration of azurite. Exceptionally rich color and luster.
Overall Size:4.5x3x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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