Species: Azurite, Smithsonite, Malachite
Locality: Bisbee, Cochise County, Arizona USA
Dimensions: 7.6 x 6.5 x 3.5 cm.
This is a very fine, aesthetic Bisbee azurite featuring sharp, dark blue undamaged azurite crystals to 2.8 cm on brownish smithsonite matrix, with minor malachite. An unusual and aesthetic older Bisbee azurite. A fine old-time Bisbee specimen from the collection of Victor ‘Vic” Hoffman of Gilbert, Arizona. Annette Slade photo.