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Mimetite, Bayldonite, Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

 
Mimetite, Bayldonite, Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

Mimetite, Bayldonite, Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 43277
Mineral:Mimetite, Bayldonite, Arsentsumebite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)
Description:Lustrous translucent yellow mimetite crystals up to 5 mm long with yellow-green bayldonite microcrystals and emerald-green arsentsumebite microcrystals that appear to be pseudomorphs after another mineral, possibly cerussite. Ex. Glenn E. Nicol collection #704; originally acquired in Oct. 1975 from the Zweibels
Overall Size:30x30x15 mm
Crystals:micro to 5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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