Azurite is a copper mineral that is formed by the penetration of groundwater containing oxygen into rock strata rich in copper. This mineral has a hardness of 3.5/4. It is typically found as tabular to prismatic crystals of a deep blue color with vitreous faces. Azurite suns are a unique formation of this mineral found only in the Malbunka Copper Mine of Australia.
The color of this specimen is seriously rich! The color alone shows so much depth and beauty. If you don't buy it, I will! A few other features I love about this specimen are the shape and the texture. It's perfect to keep on your bedside table or would make a beautiful decoration anywhere around the home.
Weight: 1 oz
Size: 1.75" x 1.75" x 0.25"