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Cornetite with Malachite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

 
Cornetite with Malachite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

Cornetite with Malachite from L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 51733
Mineral:Cornetite with Malachite
Locality:L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)
Description:Rich specimen with lustrous transparent blue cornetite crystals to 0.2 mm completely coating all surfaces of dark-gray matrix with scattered transparent green microcrystals to 0.1 mm. The cornetite crystals look beautiful when viewed under magnification.
Overall Size:6.5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:0.05-0.20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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