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Azurite (partially altered to Malachite) from 4650' level, Lonestar Area, Morenci Mine, Morenci, Arizona

 
Azurite (partially altered to Malachite) from 4650' level, Lonestar Area, Morenci Mine, Morenci, Arizona

Azurite (partially altered to Malachite) from 4650' level, Lonestar Area, Morenci Mine, Morenci, Arizona

DESCRIPTION:No. 29880
Mineral:Azurite (partially altered to Malachite)
Locality:4650' level, Lonestar Area, Morenci Mine, Morenci, Arizona
Description:Large crystal of dark blue azurite 22 mm long nestled in a pocket in gossan matrix. The front portion of the azurite crystal is lustrous blue, the rear has a green surface alteration to malachite.
Overall Size:5x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:22 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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