AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Namibia > Cerussite, Malachite, Smithsonite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Cerussite, Malachite, Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Cerussite, Malachite, Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 24355
Mineral:Cerussite, Malachite, Smithsonite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Flower-like crystal formation of colorless cerussite with fibrous, green malachite on the matrix and smithsonite microcrystals in the center of the cerussite cluster. The cerussite shape is due to sixling twinning. Minor edge imperfections.
Overall Size:4x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Tsumeb Mine, Namibia > Cerussite Specimens

 

  Buy Cerussite, Malachite, Smithsonite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Cerussite Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;