Aurichalcite With Calcite
Kelly Mine, Magdalena, New Mexico, USA
Small Cabinet, 5.3 x 4.6 x 2.9 cm
Ex. Richard Hauck
This specimen features a matrix coated with a beautiful layer of pastel, aquamarine colored, acicular aurichalcite, blanketed with colorless, lustrous calcite crystals, to 1.0 cm across. Classic and rare today, on the market, these are selling at a premium when they do turn up and make for unique locality pieces.