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Malachite over Chrysocolla from Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Malachite over Chrysocolla from Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Malachite over Chrysocolla from Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 56538
Mineral:Malachite over Chrysocolla
Locality:Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Deep-green fibrous malachite crystals over a core of blue-green chrysocolla. Where individual malachite crystals are exposed around the edges they exhibit lustrous prism faces with excellent transparency. Ex. G. Carmichael collection
Overall Size:7x4.5x4 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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