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Mimetite with Hematite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Mimetite with Hematite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mimetite with Hematite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Mimetite with Hematite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 56889
Mineral:Mimetite with Hematite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Lustrous transparent yellow tapered hexagonal mimetite crystals in hematite-rich red-brown matrix. Many of the mimetite crystals have red hematite inclusions inside. Ex. E. Carmichael collection, gift from J. Peters, AMNH in 1979
Overall Size:6.5x4x4 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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