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Cerussite (reticulated twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Cerussite (reticulated twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (reticulated twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 49818
Mineral:Cerussite (reticulated twinned crystals)
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Translucent colorless cerussite crystals with glassy crystal faces and exhibiting complex 60 twinning resulting in highly reticulated formation. All cerussite crystals are in parallel orientation, reflecting light off all faces simultaneously.
Overall Size:4.5x4.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:10-37 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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