Photo category: Rocks and Minerals specimen collection
Rocks and Minerals specimen collection
- Photo taken Locality: Greece, Central Greece, Attica, Lavrio
- Photo taken by: Trichas, A.
- Photo taken date: March 2013
Photo of a sample of Azurite with Malachite. Bought at Lavrio in 1998. Both are copper minerals. Azurite has deep blue color and malachite green. The crystals are not uniform. Both have a vitreous luster and hardness 3,5-4. They are used for decorative purposes and in jewelery.