Where do chrysocolla gemstones usually come from?

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Date created: Sun, May 23, 2021 2:25 PM
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  • Chrysocolla is known to form in oxidation zones of copper ore bodies and is a considered a minor ore for the mineral copper. Pure chrysocolla gemstones are rare. Chrysocolla often forms with other copper-bearing minerals, which results in gemstones with interesting and unique mixes of colors and mottled patterns.

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