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Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

 
Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 75065
Mineral:Barite on Malachite pseudomorphs after Azurite
Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Plate of fibrous green malachite pseudomorphs after bladed azurite crystals to 13 mm with lustrous bladed transparent colorless barite crystals to 4 mm. Azurite formed first, altered to malachite, maintaining the azurite shape, then barite formed. Collected in 2012-2013
Overall Size:6x4.5x1.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm; 3-13 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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