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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 15230
Mineral:Calcite on Dolomite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Large rounded knob-shaped formations of white dolomite with overgrowth on one side of translucent, rhombic calcite crystals up to 7 mm. Good large specimen from the famous Tsumeb Mine, now long closed.
Overall Size:12x11x7 cm
Crystals:3-7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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