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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 53447
Mineral:Cornetite with Pseudomalachite
Locality:L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Type Locality for Cornetite)
Description:Lustrous transparent blue cornetite crystals to 1 mm with translucent green spherical pseudomalachite crystals to 0.5 mm on chrysocolla crusts on one face of matrix. The crystals look beautiful when viewed under magnification.
Overall Size:20x11x11 mm
Crystals:0.1-1.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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