nearearthexploration: Mineral Specimen – Plancheite, Malachite,…

nearearthexploration:

Mineral Specimen – Plancheite, Malachite, Malachite pseudomorph Azurite, Chrysocolla – Mashamba West Mine, Kolwezi Dist., Katanga, DR Congo – www.nearearthexploration.etsy.com 

1 ½” x 1 3/8″, 3.8cm x 3.5cm. A smattering of rich, deep forest green Malachite pseudomorphs (Copper Hydroxide Carbonate) having replaced the original Azurite crystals, on beautiful light blue Plancheite (a hydrous Copper Silicate Hydroxide), over a seam of Malachite with robin’s egg blue seams of Chrysocolla (hydrous Copper Aluminum Silicate).
Specimen comes mounted and labeled, ready for your display.

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