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Mineral Specimen No. 63786:
Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite 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. 63786:

Minerals Species: Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite.
Location of mineral deposit: Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Superb lustrous dark-red cuprite crystals to 7 mm with lustrous transparent green malachite crystals to 1 mm plus translucent white rhombohedral calcite crystals to 2 mm. The cuprite crystals exhibit red translucency when illuminated from the rear. Though the crystals are clean and in good condition, a few show damage upon close inspection, but they are minor compared to the relative size of the specimen. Ex. Marshall Sussman in 2013.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 7.5x4x2.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 7 mm
Price: $3950 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Cuprite with Malachite and Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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