• Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite
  • Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite
  • Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite
  • Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite
Carbonates

Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite

$250.00   €212  £180.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8372
A pleasing group of three well-formed, white intergrown prismatic Tarnowitzite crystals with a further part crystal protruding at an angle from the base. From the Tsumeb mine in Namibia, Tarnowitzite is the lead-enriched variety of Aragonite and here forms three lustrous glassy, well-terminated prisms to at least 4.4 cm tall. Under LWUV the entire specimen fluoresces reasonably bright lemon yellow.

Details

Dimensions
4.9 × 3.6 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Aragonite

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