• Mottramite with Dolomite
  • Mottramite with Dolomite
  • Mottramite with Dolomite
  • Mottramite with Dolomite
  • Mottramite with Dolomite
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Mottramite with Dolomite

$1,000.00   €820  £740.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15443
A curious, little finger-sized (and shaped) stalactite of highly lustrous pale lilac Dolomite speckled with dark-green spheres of Mottramite to almost 1 mm diameter. From the Tsumeb mine in Namibia, the glassy Dolomite crystals form an outer skin to the Calcite core of the Stalactite.  A terrific and showy specimen from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
6.7 × 1.7 × 1.5 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Oxides and Hydroxides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Dolomite, Mottramite

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