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Malachite

#PD31625

Malachite

#PD31625
Availability
Sold
Size
6.5 x 5 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Cu2CO3(OH)2 (RRUFF)
Locality
Mina Ojuela, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico
Tagged
carbonate

This is a nice deep green Malachite specimen with sprays of acicular crystals to about 0.5mm covering the entire face. This would make a good addition to any level collector.

Malachite

Formula
Cu2CO3(OH)2 
Crystal System
Monoclinic 
Crystal Habit
Botryoidal, Stalactitic, Massive - Fibrous 
Cleavage
Perfect, Fair, None 
Luster
Vitreous - Silky 
Color
green, dark green, blackish green 
Streak
light green 
Class
Monoclinic - Prismatic 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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Phillips Collection
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