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CHRYSOCOLLA Specimens




# CHC-39, $160.00 20% Discount - Sale Price $128.00*A*
Dims: 3.72x3.12x1.11in (9.45x7.92x2.83cm) .... Wt: 6.5oz (184g) .... Loc: Nashamba, Shaba, Congo
This is a beautiful specimen of chrysocola and malachite. It formed in distinct layers, visible along the edge where it was separated from its host rock. A blade of limestone was coated with a layer of chrysocola, followed by a thicker layer of malachite, then more chrysocola, then finally a scattering of globular malachite crystals. The malachite is so nice I considered calling this a malachite specimen, but the specimen (at least visibly) is mostly chrysocola. Beautiful!

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