• Mimetite on Smithsonite
  • Mimetite on Smithsonite
  • Mimetite on Smithsonite
  • Mimetite on Smithsonite
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates

Mimetite on Smithsonite

$600.00   €530  £460.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC18586
A rather spectacular specimen from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia of stalactitic creamy Smithsonite in towering plumes to over 7 cm sprinkled with pale creamy-lemon clusters of Mimetite.  The Smithsonite occurs as drusy micro-spherules of intense lustre over the stalactitic structure and the Mimetite as curved acicular sprays to around 5 mm tall.  A showy and interesting Tsumeb specimen.

Details

Dimensions
8.5 × 5.9 × 5.3 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Fluorite and Halides, Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mimetite, Smithsonite

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