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Mineral Specimen No. 75233:
Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, 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. 75233:

Mineral Species: Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite.
Location of origin: Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Large transparent colorless cerussite crystals with white hydrocerussite coating on select faces plus minor white calcite crystals on rear. The cerussite crystals are repeatedly twinned at 60° angles resulting in a star-shaped group known as a trilling. 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. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and Tsumeb II, the definitive reference books on Tsumeb).
Overall size: 4x3.5x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-22 mm
Price: $400 net (plus shipping).

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Mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Detail view of mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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Fluorescent illuminated mineral Cerussite twinned crystals with Hydrocerussite coating plus minor Calcite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Lead Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

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