• Tennantite
  • Tennantite
  • Tennantite
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Tennantite

$600.00   €553  £460.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4850
Three steely blue-grey, razor-sharp tetragonal crystals of Tennantite sit on a tiny matrix of micro-crystalline brassy-golden Pyrite from Tsumeb. One Tennantite crystal dominates, measuring 2.2 cm tall with edges to about 2.4 cm; the two much smaller crystals interpenetrate at its base. The crystals have a metallic lustre with subtle shades of steely-blue highlighting development growth in the triangular faces. A great Tennantite from Tsumeb and most aesthetic in its sharpness of habit.

Details

Dimensions
2.8 × 2.5 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tennantite

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