Collector's Piece: Cat's Eye Malachite from Shilu Mine, China
Dimension: 12.9cm x 6.8cm x 5.6cm
Locality: Shilu Mine, Yangchun Co., Yangjiang, Guangdong, China
An absolutely phenomenal large cabinet specimen of Cat's Eye Malachite from Shilu Mine in 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.
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 perfect condition and remarkably good shape, this is a very attractive and aesthetic piece!
A high quality display stand made of pure copper and acrylic is included in the price.