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Azurite and Malachite from Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco

 
Azurite and Malachite from Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco

Azurite and Malachite from Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco

Azurite and Malachite from Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco

DESCRIPTION:No. 42000
Mineral:Azurite and Malachite
Locality:Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco
Description:Elongated dark-blue azurite crystals up to 25 mm with lustrous faces and terminations with complex patterns of smaller faces. A few of the azurite crystals are partially altered to green malachite, that if continued would have resulted in pseudomorphs. Ex. Robert C. Lambert #62; acquired in 1985 from R. Behnke
Overall Size:5x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:10-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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