• Cobaltoan Dolomite
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Cobaltoan Dolomite

$500.00   €474  £400.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15701
Cobaltoan Dolomite, also termed Cobalt-bearing Dolomite, is one of Tsumeb’s most popular minerals because of its eye-catching colour and widespread availability.  It is one of the minerals a collector new to Tsumeb often acquires in the early stages of their quest, instantly punctuating the many species with this stand-out pink.  The colour of this small cabinet specimen is terrific, being a zingy fuchsia hot pink covering a thin yet strong plate of grey Dolomite.  Turn the specimen over and an equally beautiful area of mottled spring and leaf green micro-spherical Conichalcite covers an area of 5 x 3 cm next to more areas of pink Cobaltoan Dolomite.  A lovely Cobaltoan Dolomite with Conichalcite from the Tsumeb mine in the Otjikoto Region of Namibia.

Details

Dimensions
5.4 × 7.3 × 2.6 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
variety Cobaltoan, Conichalcite, Dolomite

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