Azurite, Malachite
Liufengshan Mine, Anqing-Guichi Mining District, Guichi District, Chizhou Prefecture, Anhui Province, China
Small Cabinet, 6.7 x 4.4 x 3.7 cm
Lustrous, azure-blue azurite blades richly cover three sides of the malachite matrix on this showy and excellent specimen. Azurite crystals reach 1.6 cm. Superb crystallization for this locality which mostly produces drusy material or smaller crystals.