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Azurite and Malachite Nodule from Arizona

American Museum of Natural History - Geological Oddities and Rarities - my favorite wing

Azurite and malachite polished nodule!! this is very very rare! origin: Morenci Mine, Arizona, USA.

Russ Behnke This inch polished end of an azurite and malachite stalagmite is from the 1884 find in Morenci, Arizona which was described by Tiffany and Company's George F. Kunz in his "Gems and Precious Stones of North America.


Malaquita/malachite-magnificent color palette for chocolate browns, for a deep, rich & not to warm feel


Stunning Amethyst points edge what appears to be a "geode-like" slice. @ The Royal Ontario Museum, Toronto, Ontario (Canada)

teal agate geode  ☙CRYSTALS❧  ☙minerals❧ ☙semi.precious.stones❧

Etsy Transaction - dyed agate geode from Brazil with opening


Green jade is a sacred stone of Asia. Malachite grows in layers of tiny crystals. Its colors correlate with different crystal sizes: small crystals form light green bands and larger crystals make darker ones.

Agate Amethyst Geode (Blue Lace Agate.) From Brazil

Blue Lace agate surrounding amethyst crystals in a cut geode, Brazil

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Geode / Mineral Friends Geodes are created when gasses become trapped in the layers of rock - usually volcanic rocks. Crystalline structures form on the inside, surrounded by harder minerals - for example amethyst surrounded by agate.


When through the woods, and forest glades I wander, And hear the birds sing sweetly in the trees.