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Dolomite var. Cobaltian with Malachite from Kakanda Mine, Kambove, Kambove, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Dolomite var. Cobaltian with Malachite from Kakanda Mine, Kambove, Kambove, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Dolomite var. Cobaltian with Malachite from Kakanda Mine, Kambove, Kambove, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 56560
Mineral:Dolomite var. Cobaltian with Malachite
Locality:Kakanda Mine, Kambove, Kambove, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Large (for this locality) transparent purple cobalt-rich dolomite crystals (frequently mislabeled as cobaltian calcite) to 3.5 mm with small hemispherical rosettes to 1 mm of transparent green malachite crystals.
Overall Size:4.5x3x2 cm
Crystals:micro to 3.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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