• Leiteite
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  • Leiteite
  • Leiteite
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Leiteite

$7,500.00   €6,183  £5,340.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC1835

A very rich stunning specimen of the rare Zinc Arsenite Leiteite from the classic type locality at Tsumeb Mine. This terrific specimen forms a slightly tapering almost columnar assemblage of foliated Leiteite, measuring to 3cm tall by 2.6cm by 2.2cm. The luster is highly pearlescent, with translucent white to tinted pink colour. The Leiteite has formed on an iridescent grey sulphide matrix. The richness of the specimen says more than enough for itself. 

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 3.1 × 2.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Leiteite

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