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Malachite pseudomorphs after Cuprite from Chessy-les-Mines, Rhône, 23 km NW of Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France

 
Malachite pseudomorphs after Cuprite from Chessy-les-Mines, Rhône, 23 km NW of Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France

Malachite pseudomorphs after Cuprite from Chessy-les-Mines, Rhône, 23 km NW of Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France

Malachite pseudomorphs after Cuprite from Chessy-les-Mines, Rhône, 23 km NW of Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France

Malachite pseudomorphs after Cuprite from Chessy-les-Mines, Rhône, 23 km NW of Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France

DESCRIPTION:No. 44343
Mineral:Malachite pseudomorphs after Cuprite
Locality:Chessy-les-Mines, Rhône, 23 km NW of Lyon, Rhône-Alpes, France
Description:Matrix specimen of green malachite pseudomorphs after equant cuprite crystals with remnants of cuprite visible on the bottom where it was attached. The three distinct pseudomorphs appear to be naturally cemented (or skillfully restored) to position. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #20
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:7 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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