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Mimetite

ID: CC1498

Lots of doubly terminated hexagonal Mimetite crystals with adamantine lustre are scattered over matrix. The crystals are very pretty in colour - clear to pale yellow at the ends and brown in the centre, and have gemmy to milky sections. The crystals range from 2 - 9mm in length and have fine striations across the length of the crystal. An excellent example from this classic location.

Details

Dimensions
4.2 × 3.2 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

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Mimetite

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