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Azurite

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Azurite

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Description
Locality: 
Kinsevere Mine, Kipushi, Haut-Katanga, DR Congo
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
8.8 × 4.6 × 4.6 cm
Largest Crystal: 
0.03cm
Description

A relatively large hand size specimen of azurite. largest crystal is 0.03cm. Great overall color and coverage on matrix. Came from Kinsevere, Congo. Nice seen with the true eye!
222 gr

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...
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