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Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Kerrouchene, Middle Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

 
Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Kerrouchene, Middle Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Kerrouchene, Middle Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco

DESCRIPTION:No. 49476
Mineral:Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite
Locality:Kerrouchene, Middle Atlas Mountains, Khénifra Province, Morocco
Description:Sharp, well-crystallized green malachite pseudomorphs after elongated prismatic azurite crystals to 25 mm long. The azurite crystals formed first, then partially altered molecule by molecule to malachite while maintaining the azurite shape.
Overall Size:4x3x2 cm
Crystals:2-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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