Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Azurite

Views:
Watches:
PCZ567172

Azurite

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Kakanda, Katanga, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Class: 
Crystal Group/Cluster
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.5 × 1.3 × 0.6 cm
Description

Sharp, reflective, deep blue crystals from a classic African locality.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Azurite

Formula: 
Cu3(CO3)2(OH)2
Strunz: 
5.BA.05
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Type Locality: 
Chessy copper mines, Chessy-les-Mines, Le Bois d'Oingt, Rhône, Rhône-Alpes, France...
Item Toolbox