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Calcite with Duftite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)

 
Calcite with Duftite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)

Calcite with Duftite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 15212
Mineral:Calcite with Duftite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Duftite)
Description: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.
Overall Size:6.5x6x4 cm
Crystals:5-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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