Mineral Specimen #5434 Aurichalcite, Calcite, Aurichacite Included in Calcite, Hemimorphite
Silver Bill Mine, Costello Mine group, Gleeson, Turquoise Dist., Dragoon Mts, Cochise Co., Arizona
5.8 x 3.8 x 3.7 cm
Needle like Aurichalcite crystals are present both on the black matrix and included in clear, twinned Calcite crystals. The black matrix is spongey and shot through with small, elongated, Hemimorphite crystals which gives it an attractive, sparkly appearance.
Condition: Very Good
Flaws: The black matrix is a little crumbly.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Arizona | Carbonates | Calcite | Sorosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars