• Mottramite
  • Mottramite
  • Mottramite
  • Mottramite
  • Mottramite
Classic Minerals

Mottramite

$1,000.00   €941  £810.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC4971
A fine cabinet display specimen of dark grey to black, coral-like Mottramite from the Tsumeb mine in Namibia. Over much of the specimen the Mottramite has a velvety texture due to its micro-crystalline nature with a resultant matt to satin lustre. In an odd tiny patch beneath the specimen, a green Mottramite interior is revealed. On the base Mottramite forms a sparkling druse of micro-crystals with a glossy and shimmering lustre. A magnificent Tsumeb Mottramite of intensely dark colour.

Details

Dimensions
10.0 × 6.2 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Ex. Franz Lammer Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mottramite

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