Collector's Piece: Azurite with Chrysocolla and Malachite from Liufengshan Mine
Dimension: 8.1cm x 3.4cm x 2.5cm
Locality: Liufengshan Mine, Guichi District, Chizhou, Anhui, China
Breathtaking Azurite specimen with Chrysocolla and Malachite pseudomorphs from Liufengshan Mine, Anhui, China. Laces of Chrysocolla and Malachitee pseudomorph in the colors of pastel green and rich sapphire blue resembling ocean waves create shockingly beautiful visual effect. The deep royal blue, gemmy crystals of Azurite are exceedingly sparkly, like stars in the sky, so stunning!
Liufengshan Mine is well-known for two types of Azurite – extremely crystallized Azurite of which the crystals are usually of a larger size and are thicker; Azurite with Chrysocolla and Malachite pseudomorph which shows a dazzling range of colors and a significantly bright blue Azurite.