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Mineral Specimen No. 73655:
Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen of Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, 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 for sale No. 73655:

Mineral Species: Adamite var. Cuproadamite.
Location of mineral deposit: Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Lustrous green cuproadamite crystals, the copper-rich variety of the mineral species adamite, on brown calcite-rich matrix. The cuproadamite crystals are transparent green with translucent olive-green phantom-growth zones in the centers. 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. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II), originally acquired in 1993.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 6x4x2 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.5-2.2 mm
Price: $750 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Adamite var. Cuproadamite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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