Azurite, Malachite
Czar Mine (Czar Shaft), Copper Queen Mine (Halero Mine), Queen Hill, Bisbee, Warren District, Mule Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona, USA
Large Cabinet, 19.0 x 11.5 x 8.0 cm
A classic, old-time large cabinet Bisbee specimen. This fine piece features two-toned azurite, as rosettes and botryoids and richly associated with complimentary malachite on gossan matrix. The azurite and malachite-lined vug protects two malachite/azurite dripstone formations. Ex. Stoudt Collection. According to their labels and catalogue, this very fine old-timer is from the Czar Shaft, circa 1893.