• Paradamite
  • Paradamite
  • Paradamite
Gallery

Paradamite

$1,000.00   €875  £790.00 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

Related Mineral Specimens

SMITHSONITE
$350
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
A knobbly stalactite of sparkling druse Smithsonite with a green to brown colour from included...
Cobaltoan Smithsonite
$1,600
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Very lustrous intergrown group of gemmy-translucent Cobaltoan Smithsonite crystals from the Tsumeb...
ADAMITE with SMITHSONITE and TSUMCORITE
$3,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Well formed bladed almost platy crystals of Adamite with Smithsonite and Tsumcorite from the famous...
Smithsonite
$2,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Light green specimen of Smithsonite from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Colourless-white intergrown...