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SOLD Malachite - stalactitic
Katanga, Central Area, Katanga Copper zone
Shaba, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
7.4 x 3.1 x 2.7 CM (cabinet)
price: $0
Early summer 2021

Looking like a green ice cream cone, a highly decorated Malachite stal with a sparkling exterior luster. Vibrant deep green and quite chatoyant, close exam shows this is composed a many primary Malachite crystals with many different habits shown. Looks great from all sides, the bottom, as shown, was the point of attachment and the rest is in fine condition. A small point at the tip was broken and rehealed, there is no damage. The best of the Katanga Malachites like this are amongst the world's best and are an exceptional value for quality and display impact.




SOLD Malachite - stalactitic
Katanga, Central Area, Katanga Copper zone
Shaba, Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire)
7.4 x 3.1 x 2.7 CM (cabinet)
price: $0
Early summer 2021

Looking like a green ice cream cone, a highly decorated Malachite stal with a sparkling exterior luster. Vibrant deep green and quite chatoyant, close exam shows this is composed a many primary Malachite crystals with many different habits shown. Looks great from all sides, the bottom, as shown, was the point of attachment and the rest is in fine condition. A small point at the tip was broken and rehealed, there is no damage. The best of the Katanga Malachites like this are amongst the world's best and are an exceptional value for quality and display impact.