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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 15131
Mineral:Malachite on Cerussite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Spherical crystal aggregates up to 5 mm diameter of green malachite on matrix of colorless cerussite crystals up to 10 mm. The cerussite is all in parallel formation, reflecting off all surfaces at once when illuminated from the proper angle.
Overall Size:6x3x3 cm
Crystals:2-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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