Is a soft, deep blue copper mineral produced by weathering of copper ore deposits. It is also known as Chessylite after the type harvested locally at Chessy-Les-Mines near Lyon, France. Azurite is typically found as tabular to prismatic crystals with splendid vitreous faces, often found with malachite which may form green stains or specks on the Azurite crystals. There are over 45 well-known forms, and over 100 forms have been described.The Azurite name is derived from the Arabic word for blue. It is also referred to as the "Stone of Heaven". The intense color of azurite makes it a popular collector's stone.
Is a copper carbonate mineral. Malachite is the result of the oxidation of copper sulfide minerals.
It is found associated with azurite. It has long been used as a source of copper, pigments, and decorative objects.All payments must be made within 72 hours of placing your order. At Fossil Age Minerals, customer service and satisfaction are our highest priorities. All return requests are made within 30 Calendar days of receipt of merchandise. The item "48MM RARE AZURITE & MALACHITE MATRIX SPHERE BALL ORB VERY COLORFUL PERU STAND" is in sale since Friday, December 14, 2018.
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