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Malachite on Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Malachite on Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Malachite on Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 14877
Mineral:Malachite on Calcite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Brilliant green acicular crystals of malachite on white calcite crystal matrix. The crystals look beautiful under magnification - very translucent. All crystals nestled in a pocket and protected from damage.
Overall Size:6x5x3 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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