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Mineral Specimen No. 76376:
Mimetite with Mottramite for sale from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.

This mineral specimen Mimetite with Mottramite 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. 76376:

Mineral Species: Mimetite with Mottramite.
Location of origin: Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia.
Description: Large elongated cluster of lustrous translucent yellow mimetite crystals in plumose aggregates to 20 mm long with green mottramite crystals to 0.2 mm scattered over some of the mimetite crystals on the front of the cluster. 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. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #616; collected ca. 1975 (probably ex. Zweibels).
Overall size: 16x8.5x5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 0.5-7.0 mm
Price: $4500 net (plus shipping).

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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