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Atacamite

Ex Harry J Foy Collection - dates to 1985.
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
La Farola Mine, Cerro Pintado, Tierra Amarilla, Copiapó Province, Atacama Region, Chile
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
10 × 8 × 2.8 cm
Weight: 
302.00gr
Description

Matrix with one face displaying a lovely coverage of lustrous dark green atacamite crystals on botryoidal chrysocolla from a classic Chilean locality.

The specimen dates back to the 1985 when it was obtained by the late Harry J Foy, Northern Ireland.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Atacamite

Formula: 
Cu2(OH)3Cl
Strunz: 
3.DA.10a
Crystal System: 
Orthorhombic
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Type Locality: 
Atacama Region, Chile
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