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Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

 
Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite from Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 75503
Mineral:Chalcocite-Cuprite pseudomorphs after Azurite coated with Malachite
Locality:Milpillas Mine, Cuitaca, Sonora, Mexico
Description:Unusually large plate of fibrous green malachite crystals over chalcocite-cuprite pseudomorphs after bladed azurite crystals to 20 mm. A few of the pseudomorphs on the periphery reveal a red-brown core indicating these are composed of chalcocite-cuprite. Collected in 2012-2013
Overall Size:13x11x1 cm
Crystals:3-20 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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