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Mineral Specimen No. 69325:
Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 69325:

Minerals Species: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite.
Location of mineral deposit: Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Superb well-defined green malachite pseudomorphs (=false form) after rectangular azurite crystals to 25 mm. The blocky azurite crystals formed first, then altered molecule by molecule to azurite while maintaining the original azurite shape. Complete and undamaged except the contact where it was formerly attached to surrounding matrix. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II).
Overall size of mineral specimen: 4.5x3.5x2 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 3-25 mm pseudos
Price: $525 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, 1st Oxide Zone, Upper Level, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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