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Descloizite with Smithsonite from Berg Aukus Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

 
Descloizite with Smithsonite from Berg Aukus Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite with Smithsonite from Berg Aukus Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite with Smithsonite from Berg Aukus Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite with Smithsonite from Berg Aukus Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Descloizite with Smithsonite from Berg Aukus Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 35621
Mineral:Descloizite with Smithsonite
Locality:Berg Aukus Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia
Description:Lustrous dark-brown descloizite crystals up to 10 mm with light brown smithsonite crystals up to 1 mm coating one side of the descloizite (coated sides all face the same direction). The descloizite shows translucency when rear-illuminated.
Overall Size:6.4x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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