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|Calcite with Duftite
|Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)
|Sculptural formation of translucent, colorless calcite crystals up to 18 mm overgrown on green duftite. The calcite crystals have surfaces covered with many minute, parallel crystal faces. Fluoresces orange under UV illumination.
|For reference only
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