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Malachite Stalactite from China (2 lbs 3oz)

Malachite Stalactite from China (2 lbs 3oz)

Regular price $3,000.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $3,000.00 USD
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Stalactites of green Malachite with a tall dominant primary stalactite all sitting in a unique artistically carved base.  A lovely piece with a simply but elegant look.

APPROXIMATE SIZE: 9 x 3.5 x 3-inches

WEIGHT: 2 lbs 3oz

LOCATION: Shi Lu, Guangdong, China

Malachite Stalactite is a stunning mineral formation that is found in several locations around the world, including China. These specimens are highly valued by mineral collectors and enthusiasts for their unique beauty and interesting formation.

Malachite is a copper carbonate mineral that is commonly found in oxidized copper deposits. It has a vibrant green color and a distinctive banding pattern that is often used for decorative purposes. Malachite is commonly used in jewelry, sculpture, and other art forms due to its unique color and pattern.

Malachite Stalactites are formed when mineral-rich water drips from the ceiling of a cave or cavern and deposits layers of minerals over time. The resulting stalactite formation can be several feet long and feature intricate patterns of banding and color variation. Malachite Stalactites from China are particularly prized for their unique formation and vibrant green color.

These specimens are often polished to bring out their natural luster and pattern, and can be used for decorative purposes or incorporated into jewelry designs. Malachite Stalactites from China are also used for educational purposes and scientific research, as they provide valuable insights into the formation of mineral structures and geological processes.

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