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Descloizite from Abenab Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

 
Descloizite from Abenab Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite from Abenab Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite from Abenab Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite from Abenab Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite from Abenab Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 52318
Mineral:Descloizite
Locality:Abenab Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia
Description:Superb specimen of lustrous brown-black arrow-shaped descloizite crystals covering all surfaces of a hollow cast. The rear has partial overgrowth of earthy brown microcrystals, possibly smithsonite. An outstanding example from this little-known mine. Collected ca. 1970
Overall Size:11x6.5x4.5 cm
Crystals:micro to 14 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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