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Tennantite on Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Tennantite on Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Tennantite on Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 23721
Mineral:Tennantite on Quartz
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Several triangular crystals of tennantite up to 20 mm on white quartz crystals up to 5 mm. The tennantite crystals have a greenish surface coating of another mineral, most like austinite replacing tennantite. Ex. John Rumble collection (South Africa)
Overall Size:8x7x4 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: For reference only
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