Collector's Piece: Hemimorphite on Matrix from Wenshan Co., China

SKU: HH27358

Dimension: 11cm x 6.5cm x 3.8cm

Weight: 273g

Locality: Wenshan, Wenshan Co., Yunnan Province, China


An exquisite three dimensional, botryoidal crust of velvety and translucent hemimorphite, layered over matrix.  The crust of hemimorphite is of 0.4 cm to 1 cm thick with a satiny luster.  The color is a shockingly saturated and rich turquoise blue, top quality from this locality.  This specimen is sculptural with a vug of botryoidal hemimorphite hidden on the back of the plate, adding supreme beauty and uniqueness to this piece! 


This color for hemimorphite is exceedingly unusual for the famous Wenshan

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