• Biehlite
Gallery

Biehlite

ID: CC3084

A very rare specimen of Biehlite from the Type locality at the Tsumeb Mine. Biehlite is an Antimony, Arsenic Molybdate so far only recorded from the Tsumeb Mine. This specimen is possibly from the Third Oxide Zone. The Biehlite forms flexible hairs in colourless to white crystal groups, with a silky lustre, and associated with glassy Anglesite. A very rare mineral from the one and only Tsumeb Mine.

Details

Dimensions
1.5 × 0.9 × 0.8 cm
Categories
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Biehlite

Related Mineral Specimens

ARAGONITE var TARNOWITZITE
$600
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
A neat specimen displaying intergrown white and colourless zoned Tarnowitzite crystals from the...
Malachite Pseudomorph Azurite on Quartz
$800
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
A fine Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Intergrown blocky crystals...
Cobaltoan Smithsonite
$1,600
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
Very lustrous intergrown group of gemmy-translucent Cobaltoan Smithsonite crystals from the Tsumeb...
Malachite on Sulphide
$750
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
Bright to dark green lustrous specimen of Malachite from the famous Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. The...