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Mineral Specimen No. 67495:
Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions 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. 67495:

Minerals Species: Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions.
Location of mineral deposit: Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Double-sided cluster of lustrous transparent rhombohedral colorless calcite crystals crystallized on all surfaces over a core of brown matrix. Some of the calcite crystals have green duftite inclusions. The calcite crystals fluoresce orange under SW UV. All crystals are complete and undamaged, except the outer edges where it was attached to surrounding matrix.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 6x4.5x3.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 5-10 mm
Price: $65 (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Calcite with minor Duftite inclusions from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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