Azurite, Malachite, Dolomite
Touissit, Touissit District, Oujda-Angad Province, Oriental Region, Morocco
Thumbnail, 6.0 x 4.8 x 4.0 cm
A SUPERB and AESTHETIC cluster of pristine, lustrous, deep royal-blue azurite crystals to 2.8 cm with malachite on matrix with off-white, lustrous dolomite rhombs from the famous Touissit District of Morocco. The largest crystal is beautifully inset with malachite. This very fine piece was EXPENSIVE in the early 1980s, as the $900 price on the Dr. Gary Hansen label from that time attests. 6.0 x 4.8 x 4.0 cm