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Malachite from
Mascot Mine (Gorham Lead mine; Galena King mine), Gorham, Coos Co., New Hampshire, USA

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Malachite
Formula:Cu2(CO3)(OH)2
Comments:Identified by wet chemical analysis and visual observations.

Most common of the green minerals found at the site.
Habit:As spherical clusters and crusts.
Colour:Green.
Luminescent properties:none
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Confirmation
Validity:Confirmed
Confirmation Methods:Wet Chemical
References
References:A. Plante collection; R. Janules collection; A. Smith collection; et.al.
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Cerussite1 photo of Malachite associated with Cerussite at this locality.
Linarite1 photo of Malachite associated with Linarite at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Malachite data
Locality Data:Click here to view Mascot Mine (Gorham Lead mine; Galena King mine), Gorham, Coos Co., New Hampshire, USA
 
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