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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 56865
Mineral:Cerussite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Snowflake-like cluster of lustrous transparent colorless-white cerussite crystals that are repeatedly twinned at 60 angles forming lattice-like structure of crisscrossing cerussite blades. The right side was attached to surrounding crystals. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #6494
Overall Size:28x18x10 mm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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