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Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Azurite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 51558
Mineral:Azurite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Thin blue azurite crystals that exhibit translucency when illuminated from the rear. The front faces of the azurite are clean and lustrous; the rear faces have colorless cerussite microcrystals on the faces giving a slightly sandy appearance. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection
Overall Size:28x24x8 mm
Crystals:micro to 12 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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