Azurite, Malachite
Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
Cabinet, 12.6 x 8.3 x 4.8 cm
A fine, old-time, large cabinet azurite and malachite specimen from the Copper Queen Mine at Bisbee. The 3-dimensional gossan matrix is richly covered with lustrous rosettes of bladed, dark navy-blue azurite crystals and nicely accented by a scattering of botryoidal malachite. Ex. George Elling Collection.