|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Namibia > Descloizite|
|Locality:||Berg Aukas Mine, 16 km ENE of Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia|
|Description:||Sharp, well formed descloizite crystals completely covering vuggy matrix. The outer crystals are black, under magnification is seen transparent orange crystal beneath. No damage. Purchased from a miner's widow in 1961. This famous mined closed in 1978.|
|Overall Size:||4.5x3.5x2.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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