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Mimetite

$300.00   €273  £240.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC11643
A very rich Mimetite from 5 Level at the Tsumeb mine in Namibia, displaying two generations of crystallisation. Covering all sides of a mottled cream, tan and pinkish Dolomitic matrix, first generation pale lemon, 1 to 2 mm Mimetite crystals are overgrown by much stouter and lustrous, mustard-lemon crystals to 8 mm.  A patch of acicular pale green Smithsonite crystals covers an area on the back of this attractive Mimetite from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
7.9 × 7.1 × 2.9 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite

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