Collecting and preserving Canada's mineral heritage since 1975
Malbunka Copper Mine, Areyonga (west of Alice Springs), Norhtern Territory, Australia
Deep blue crystalized azurite found in kaolin, frequently termed "suns," from their flattened form.
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Well-crystalized disk with some kaolinite matrix (other side is inter-grown azurite and kaolinite). 5.6 cm x 5.5 x 2.0 cm
Small disks of crystalized azurite (up to 1.2 cm), in kaolinite matrix; some damage.
7.0 cm x 6.1 cm x 3.1 cm
Complete disk of crystalized azurite; no matrix.
6.8 cm x 5.9 cm x 1.3 cm
Complete disk of crystalized azurite; a little matirx.
5.3 cm x 5.5 cm x 1.7 cm
Crystalized axurite, in kaolin.
6.9 cm x 4.7 cm x 1.9 cm
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114 Lamb's Hill Road, PO Box 634
Parrsboro, Nova Scotia
Canada B0M 1S0