• Leiteite With Zincian Siderite
  • Leiteite With Zincian Siderite
  • Leiteite With Zincian Siderite
  • Leiteite With Zincian Siderite
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Leiteite With Zincian Siderite

£400   €453  $522 approx.  

This specimen is priced in pounds sterling, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC5237

A creamy-white platy area of the rare mineral Leiteite measuring to 1.1cm x 0.6cm occupies a Zincian Siderite crystal lined cavity, from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Under magnification can be seen fine pale yellow hair-like crystals of probable Ludlockite. Crystals of well developed rich deep yellow-brown Zincian Siderite measure to around 1mm. The matrix is a mixture of white Quartz with Goethite and partly altered metallic grey sulphides.

Details

Dimensions
7.0 × 5.5 × 4.2 cm
Categories
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Leiteite

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