|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Democratic Republic of the Congo > Malachite|
|Locality:||L'Etoile du Congo Mine, Lubumbashi, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo|
|Description:||Fibrous green malachite crystals in curved and twisted formation. The strong chatoyancy is caused by the fibrous crystal structure. The rear shows hemispherical aggregates to 28 mm, but it displays best with the fibrous structure visible. Ex. D. Miller collection #M1371|
|Overall Size:||6x4x2 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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