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Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Calcite with Malachite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 23599
Mineral:Calcite with Malachite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Rhombic crystals of orange calcite up to 8 mm on vuggy quartz matrix with scattered groups of bright green malachite crystals throughout. The calcite coloration is due to microscopic hematite inclusions.
Overall Size:7x6x5 cm
Crystals:.5-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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