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Mineral Specimen No. 59625:
Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 59625:

Minerals Species: Mimetite.
Location of mineral deposit: Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Rich specimen of translucent vivid golden-yellow mimetite crystals in plumose aggregates to 10 mm surrounded by individual prismatic lemon-yellow mimetite crystals to 7 mm on brown gossan. The mimetite crystals have the bright color sought by collectors. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Ex. Dr. Donald Miller collection; ex. Cliff Krueger; ex. Rob Smith; ex. Walt Lidstrom in July 1969.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 11x9x4.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.2-10.0 mm
Price: $1250 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Mimetite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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