• Aragonite, Calcite, & Dolomite With Cuprite
  • Aragonite, Calcite, & Dolomite With Cuprite
  • Aragonite, Calcite, & Dolomite With Cuprite
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Aragonite, Calcite, & Dolomite With Cuprite

ID: CC1514

Prismatic modified scalenohedra of transparent lustrous Calcite (to 8mm) and greenish pseudohexagonal Aragonite crystals (to 3mm) grow on a glistening bed of milk white micro crystals of Dolomite. Accompanying these minerals, to one side of the specimen, is an area of red Cuprite crystals replacing Native Copper. A very 'busy', yet pretty miniature specimen.

Details

Dimensions
3.1 × 2.4 × 1.5 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Aragonite,

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