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Mineral Specimen No. 73796:
Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 73796:

Mineral Species: Mimetite.
Location of origin: Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Lustrous translucent-to-transparent pale-yellow mimetite crystals 8 mm over earthy brown flattened rhombohedral crystals to 1 mm (calcite?). The mimetite crystals are slender prismatic form with pyramidal terminations. 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. Collected ca. 1980.
Overall size: 7x6.5x4.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.5-7.0 mm
Price: $125 (plus shipping).

Mineral Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Mimetite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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