Azurite

Azurite

Regular price $5,200.00
SKU:41127
Locality: Big Indian Mine, Big Indian District, San Juan Co., Utah, USA
Dimensions: 8.6 x 7.2 x 3.7 cm

The Big Indian or La Sal Copper mining district located adjacent to southeastern Utah's La Sal Mountains, is an unusual example of a sandstone-hosted copper district in the western USA. It is known for it's fine royal-blue spherical azurite crystal groups, rarely associated with malachite and set in sandstone matrix. This is a superb large matrix example, with a very large, lustrous, well-formed azurite crystal sphere set on contrasting green malachite and sandstone matrix. A superb example of this unusual western American classic from the Proctor Family Trust Collection.
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