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JC9537.  Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho. 5.5 x 7 cm  183g.  $35.00. Sparkly dark blue crystals with minor tenorite as a black contrast.  Minor azurite on the back.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much less tenorite.    

JC9538.  Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  4.5 x 8 cm  224g.  $35.00.  Sparkly blue azurite on the front, with about 1/4 of the back side also coated with azurite and tenorite.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9539.    Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5 x 8.5 cm  269g.  $25.00.   Sawn base.   Back side is about 20% coated with azurite and some tenorite. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9539.  Slightly different angle.  
JC9541.    Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  3.5 x 9.5 cm   96g.  $35.00.  Sawn back.  Sparkly azurite is dark blue...a little darker than in the photo. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9542.  Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  7.5 x 9 cm  320g. $30.00 Sawn back.  Dark blue azurite, a little darker than in the photo.   The backside is sawn and shows the brecciated nature of the rock rather nicely.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9543.    Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  7.5 x 9 cm  233g.  $30.00.   Sawn back.   Dark blue azurite a little darker than the photo shows.   The backside is sawn, and shows the brecciated nature of the rock rather nicely.   Black tenorite is interspersed with the azurite.   

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9544.  Azurite, malachite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6 x 11.5 cm  255g.  $25.00.  A small amount of malachite as well as azurite is on the back side. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9545.  Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6.5 x 9.5 cm  247g.  $30.00.   Sparkly drusy azurite.  Azurite is partially coating the bottom and side of the specimen.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9546.    Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5.5 x 8.5 cm  241g.  $30.00.  Sparkly azurite.  The white area on the front is where a fragment of granite was broken off the specimen.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9547.    Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6 x 7.5 cm  180g.  $30.00.  Sparkly azurite coats the front and sides of the specimen.   Two views are shown.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9547.  Other side.  
JC9549.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5.5 x 11 cm  281g.  $20.00.   Slightly bubbly looking azurite in contrast to the black tenorite. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9551.      Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5 x 8.5 cm   235g.  $30.00.  Dark to lighter blue sparkly azurite with a trace of malachite on the lower left.   Minor tenorite is associated. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9552.    Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6 x 8 cm  110g.  $18.00   Small sawn area on back.  Sparkly azurite coats the face with black tenorite. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9553.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  4.3 x 5.5 cm  83g.   $13.00.  Sawn back and base.  Dark blue azurite on the front with abundant black tenorite.  Very minor malachite is also present. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9554.      Azurite, tenorite, malachite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  4.5 x 7 cm  97g.  $13.00.  Sawn back.  Sparkly azurite scattered across the front with black tenorite mostly coating light green malachite.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9555.    Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5.5 x 9 cm  205g.  $20.00.   Lighter blue to dark blue azurite partially coating a highly brecciated matrix.   Sparkly azurite also coats part of the back. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9556.      Azurite, malachite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  7 x 11.5 cm  329g.   $30.00.   A bit of malachite, not crystallized, coats the upper right area.   Azurite is not quite as bright as the photo would indicate.   

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9557.    Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  8 x 9.5 cm  375g.   $30.00  Highly brecciated matrix has sparkly azurite coating the numerous breccia fragments and cements the whole specimen together  Azurite is on the front, back, bottom and sides. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.  . 

JC9557.  Back side
JC9559.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  3.5 x 8 cm  100g.  $12.00.   Mostly black tenorite with dark blue azurite associated. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9560.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6.5 x 8 cm  184g.  $18.00.  Dark blue, somewhat botryoidal azurite on/with tenorite.   Azurite on this one is not sparkly. 

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9561.      Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5 x 13 cm  177g.  $45.00.  Sawn back.  The azurite on this one has a bit of green highlights, which appears to be azurite being replaced by malachite.  This is minor and shows slightly in the photo on the left side of the piece.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9563.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  9 x 12.5 cm  526g.  $35.00.  Sparkly dark blue azurite on black tenorite for contrast on this large breccia fragment.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9564.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  9.5 x 10 cm  297g.  $40.00.  Sawn back.   Dark blue sparkly azurite coating black tenorite.  The azurite is a bit darker blue than the photo would indicate.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9565.      Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  7.5 x 9.5 cm  219g.  60.00   Sawn back.  Sparkly blue azurite just a bit darker than the photo would indicate.   Minor malachite on the right edge.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9567.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  10.5 x 11 cm  530g.  $45.00.  Sawn back.  This piece is composed of a highly brecciated matrix with small pebbles all over the front that have been coated by azurite and cement the specimen together.  The azurite is a bit sparkly in places, but is mostly just bright blue without much sparkle.   The white areas are where breccia fragments abutted against other breccia fragments and sort of stuck together until the specimen was broken free.     Black tenorite is associated as can be seen in the photo.   

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9568.      Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  9.5 x 12 cm  597g.  $45.00.  Sawn back.  This piece is composed of a  brecciated matrix with small pebbles partly coating the front and these have been partly coated by azurite and tenorite.  The azurite is sparkly in places, especially on the left edge in the photo, but is mostly just bright blue without much sparkle.   The white areas are where breccia fragments abutted against other breccia fragments.   

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9570.        Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  8 x 11 cm  469g.  $40.00.     Sawn back.  This piece is composed of a  brecciated matrix with small pebbles partly coating the front and these have been partly coated by azurite and tenorite.  The azurite is sparkly.   The white areas are where breccia fragments abutted against other breccia fragments.

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9571.        Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  9.5 x 12 cm  435g.  $50.00.  Bright blue, somewhat sparkly azurite coating a large breccia fragment.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9572.         Azurite, malachite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  7.5 x 13 cm  364g.  $45.00.   Sawn back.  Somewhat botryoidal looking malachite on azurite.   

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9573.         Azurite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5 x 8 cm  137g.  $30.00.  Dark blue azurite, darker than the photo would indicate, coating a breccia fragment.  Very minor malachite on the back.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.

JC9574.        Azurite, tenorite, malachite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6 x 9 cm  143g.  $30.00.  Sparkly blue azurite on the front, and nice contrasting azurite, malachite and tenorite on the back.  A bit different than most.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9574.  Back side.  
JC9575.         Azurite, malachite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  7 x 10.5 cm  322g.  $30.00.  Sawn base.   Sparkly azurite on the front with a bit of malachite for contrast on the upper right.   Minor azurite on the back also.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9576.        Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6 x 9 cm  193g.  $30.00.    Sparkly blue azurite coats the front of the piece.

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.   

JC9577.     Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5 x 7 cm  122g.  $28.00.  Sparkly blue azurite with minor malachite and tenorite, mostly on the back side.  

 From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

 

JC9578.     Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.   5.5 x 6 cm  84g.  $15.00.   Sparkly blue azurite mostly on tenorite.   

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9579.     Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6.5 x 9 cm  198g.   $15.00.   Somewhat sparkly blue azurite with minor malachite and tenorite.  Some azurite is also on the top right side, out of sight of the camera angle.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9580.     Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  5 x 11 cm  140g.  $30.00.   Sparkly azurite on the front, with minor malachite on the right side.  The back side is coated with sparkly azurite like the front side, but very little malachite is present on the back.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9581.        Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6 x 9 cm  241g.  $20.00.  This one is a little different...the azurite is in tiny, discrete, ball like blebs across the front, with a vertical band of light green malachite.   The azurite does not have any luster on this one.  

From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9582.       Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6.5 x 8.5 cm   172g.  $15.00.  Bright blue sparkly azurite on the front and top of this piece. 

  From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite. 

JC9582.  Tilted the specimen a bit forward to show the azurite on the top side.  
JC9584.        Azurite, tenorite.  Blue Jay mine, Big Eightmile creek, Leadore district, Lemhi county, Idaho.  6 x 7.5 cm  132g.  $20.00.   Sparkly to somewhat less sparkly azurite on and with tenorite.

 From a small breccia pipe in altered granitic rock.  The granite in the breccia pipe is highly fractured and the breccia fragments are variously coated with mostly azurite, varying amounts of tenorite, and small amounts of light green zinc rich malachite.  Nearly all the specimens have some amount of contact marks due to the tight nature of the breccia fragments cemented in the pipe.  The original find I found in 2002 had more malachite on the specimens and much lesser tenorite.  

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