• Mottramite on Calcite
  • Mottramite on Calcite
  • Mottramite on Calcite
  • Mottramite on Calcite
  • Mottramite on Calcite
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Mottramite on Calcite

ID: CC1993

Large scalenohedra of Calcite are covered with a dusting of glistening micro-crystals of Mottramite. A second phase of Calcite mineralisation occurs with the formation of lustrous transparent modified rhombohedra. Of the many Scalenohedra, only one has contact damage - the gemmy rhombs are in great shape. A large and attractive cabinet specimen which displays well.

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Dimensions
13.0 × 9.4 × 5.6 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Mottramite

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