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|Malachite on Calcite
|Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
|Sprays to 2 cm diameter of green acicular malachite crystals mixed in with white calcite crystals to 2 mm. The calcite fluoresces orange under UV illumination. The specimen stands nicely with any additional support.
|For reference only
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