Description

    Polished Chrysocolla Slab
    Bagdad Copper Mine
    Yavapai County
    Arizona
    3.78 x 1.72 x 0.29 inches (9.61 x 4.36 x 0.73 cm)


    This little piece of natural "artwork" is composed of turquoise blue and aqua green Chrysocolla swirled together between brown patches on this sample from the Bagdad Copper Mine in Arizona. The smooth and polished surface highlights the intense color which ranges from a sky blue to sea foam green on the slice presented here. Color is often king with minerals, and this unique combination really sells this one.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


    Estimate: $100 - up.

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    Auction Dates
    June, 2016
    23rd-30th Thursday-Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 6
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