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Mineral Specimen No. 69306:
Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 69306:

Minerals Species: Azurite (twinned crystals).
Location of mineral deposit: Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Classic specimen of lustrous translucent dark-blue azurite crystals with no matrix attached. The azurite crystals exhibit the rare Easter Pocket-habit of broad, flat blades (see Tsumeb II, pages243-247). Many of the azurite crystals are contact-twinned. Most crystals are complete and undamaged, but a few crystals are incomplete. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II), collected in April 1994.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 4.5x3.5x2 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 8-15 mm
Price: $850 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mineral Specimens: Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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