|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Democratic Republic of the Congo > Malachite
|Mashamba Mines, 10 km west of Kolwezi, Katanga Copperbelt, Lualaba Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
|Slice of bright green malachite polished on both sides to highlight the concentric growth patterns. The four compressed, circular shapes visible on the surface are beautiful in their simplicity symmetry.
|For reference only
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