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Smithsonite, Calcite, Dolomite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Smithsonite, Calcite, Dolomite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite, Calcite, Dolomite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 15202
Mineral:Smithsonite, Calcite, Dolomite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Layered specimen with successive generations of mineralization coating all of matrix. Colorless dolomite crystals formed first, then green cuprian smithsonite, finally transparent calcite. Areas show the green smithsonite. Stands upright.
Overall Size:7x6x3 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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