• Zincolivenite
  • Zincolivenite
  • Zincolivenite
  • Zincolivenite
  • Zincolivenite
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Zincolivenite

$1,500.00   €1,263  £1,140.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8437
An excellent and very rich emerald-green Zincolivenite, formerly named Cuproadamite.  Adamite and Olivenite form a continuous solid solution series, with Adamite forming the zinc-rich end member; the copper-rich end being Olivenite.  Zincolivenite lies within the 75:25 and 25:75 percentile boundaries.  A mid-grey sulphide-rich matrix is heavily veined with massive Zincolivenite and crystallised Zincolivenite lining two broad, shallow vugs, measuring 3.5 x 1.5 cm and 2.5 x 1.0 cm respectively.  A fine example of this species which occurs in each of the three oxidation zones at Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
9.0 × 5.0 × 4.6 cm
Categories
Phosphates, Arsenates and Vanadates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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