Piece of heart that this magnificent Crystallization of Chrysocolle on Malachite from the famous deposit of the Mine de l’Etoile in Congo.
⛏️ LOCATION : Mine de l’Etoile, Lubumbashi, Katanga, CONGO
SIZES : HT 6,5 X L 5,5 X P 5 cm
WEIGHT : 155 GR
The Chrysocolla is part of the great family of Copper minerals giving it this magnificent Blue color. It is therefore a Copper Hydroxide Silicate.
Malachite, another Copper mineral crystallized here in nipples, is thus covered by the Chrysocolla, it is thus a Perimorphosis (Péri = around).