Cat's Eye Malachite from Shilu Mine, China

Cat's Eye Malachite from Shilu Mine, China

Dimension: 4.2cm x 4.1cm x 2.4cm

Weight: 39g / 195 carat

Locality: Shilu Mine, Yangchun Co., Yangjiang, Guangdong, China


An eye-catching Malachite specimen from Shilu Mine of China.  It is extremely chatoyant that have an incredible cat's eye appearance on each crystal and has a velvety, silky texture.  While it looks great in the photos, it's even more spectacular in person as it shows cat's eyes when moving lighting while viewing.  Comes with a high quality acrylic display box.


Malachite of this kind is being called "The Cat's Eye Malachite" by the local Chinese.  The crystals in the center are a dark green color while the outer crystals are a brighter shade of green.  In superb condition, so stunning!