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Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 33772
Mineral:Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Large green malachite pseudomorph after a large single crystal of azurite 8 cm long. The pseudomorph is complete on three sides and part of the termination. The malachite replaced the azurite molecule by molecule, keeping the original shape. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #172; Ex. Dr. W. Schmidt Collection (Germany); acquired Sept. 1936
Overall Size:8.5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:8 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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