• Paradamite
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Paradamite

$1,000.00   €887  £770.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15429
A choice large thumbnail specimen of the zinc arsenate hydroxide Paradamite; a very rare species from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia.  A dark fragment of Dolomitic matrix is overgrown by with a thick encompassing crust of Paradamite, with a 2.6 x 0.5 cm area of terminated lustrous acid lemon-yellow crystals.  The accompanying label notes analysis by Raman spectroscopy.  A superb specimen of this rare Tsumeb species.

Details

Dimensions
2.6 × 1.6 × 1.3 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Paradamite

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