Veszelyite, Hemimorphite
Small Cabinet, 7.5 x 7.5 x 3.2 cm
Laochang ore field (Laochang Mine), Eastern Sub-district, Gejiu Sn-polymetallic deposit, Gejiu Co., Honghe Autonomous Prefecture, Yunnan Province, China
Veszelyite is a rare phosphate and this fine, multi-hued blue specimen of botryoidal hemimorphite is richly sprinkled with sharp, sparkly, cobalt-blue veszelyite crystals. The hemimorphite ranges from powder-blue to cobalt-blue. These were quite popular at the 2008 Munich Show.