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Malachite after Azurite 68mm


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Malachite after Azurite 68mm, where Azurite has been replaced by malachite, pseudomorphic. Originating from Morocco, North Africa. Malachite is frequently associated with azurite, native copper and cuprite, which it sometimes replaces.

Type: Malachite, Formula; Cu2[(OH)2|CO3].
Origin: Minding mine, Swambo, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Africa.
Age: 3000+ years

Malachite after Azurite measurements.
Height: 6.8 cm
Width: 4.4 cm
Depth: 4.3 cm

Weight: 53 g

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Malachite after Azurite 68mm in natural form and a fascinating piece from North Africa. The Azurite has been replaced by malachite pseudomorphic. This particular piece has a sharp structure which stands 68 mm tall. From Oumjrane mine in Alnif, Morocco. North Africa.

Malachite is a common secondary copper mineral, occurring typically in oxidized zones of copper deposits. Frequently associated with azurite, native cooper and cuprite, which it sometimes replaces.

This piece was found in the Mindingi mine in Swambo, Katanga copper crescent, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire), Africa.

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Origin Morocco