• Tennantite
  • Tennantite
  • Tennantite
  • Tennantite
  • Tennantite
  • Tennantite
Gallery

Tennantite

ID: CC1832

The Tennantite 'Rocket'! An amazing floater specimen of stacked Tennantite tetrahedral crystals, associated with a few lustrous milky white Dolomite crystals. The crystals have the typical matt lustre and slight surface corrosion - though the specimen is very solid and stable - and the terminations are sharp with the largest crystal being 36mm wide. Damage is limited to one edge which is not visible on the best display angles and a spot contact near the base of one side.

Details

Dimensions
9.0 × 3.6 × 3.5 cm
Categories
Rare Minerals, Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tennantite

Related Mineral Specimens

Smithsonite
$2,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
Light green specimen of Smithsonite from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Colourless-white intergrown...
SMITHSONITE
$350
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
A knobbly stalactite of sparkling druse Smithsonite with a green to brown colour from included...
MIMETITE
$800
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
A fine array of spiky prismatic Mimetite crystals from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Crystals of...
Malachite Pseudomorph Azurite on Quartz
$800
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
A fine Malachite pseudomorph after Azurite from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Intergrown blocky crystals...