Malachite Pseudomorphs after Azurite
Malachite Pseudomorphs after Azurite from New Cornelia Mine, Ajo, Pima County, Arizona.
Collection John Betts
Description Velvety green Malachite pseudomorphs after blocky Azurite crystals to 12 mm across. The Azurite crystallized first, then altered molecule-by-molecule to Malachite, maintaining the original form of the Azurite.
Locality New Cornelia Mine, Ajo, Pima County, Arizona.
Dimensions 8 x 6 x 4 cm.
Specimen Grade C
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