Aurichalcite, Calcite
Small Cabinet, 8.1 x 7.2 x 3.9 cm
Waldo Graphic Mine, Magdalena, Socorro Co., NM
Ex. Chris Cowan
A thin layer of matrix hosts an irregular surface of parallel growth sheaf -like, aqua colored, aurichalcite crystals with matte luster and slight translucence. Emanating from the aurichalcite are unusual stalagmitic forms of colorless calcite growths.