Rosasite pseudo. after Azurite
Tsumeb Mine, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Miniature, 4.7 x 4.5 x 4.0 cm
Ex. Shields and Frances Flynn

Nestled in a vug of spherical rosasite is a 2.5 cm-long crystal of blue-green green rosasite. It is pseudomorphous after azurite, having replaced the original azurite and retained its form. Unique to Tsumeb, and a classic!