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

Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite

$450.00   €377  £340.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8538
A group of glassy and translucent Tarnowitzite crystals, the lead-rich variety of Aragonite.  These grade between milky-white and colourless, the latter being uncommon for Tsumeb.  The two primary crystals measure 3.8 and 3.0 cm, with the whole group nestling in a matrix of globular bluish-green Malachite and 1 to 2 mm Calcite crystals.

Details

Dimensions
4.5 × 4.3 × 3.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Aragonite, Tarnowitzite

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