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Purpurite from Usakos, Erongo, Namibia

Purpurite from Usakos, Erongo, Namibia

Locality:Usakos, Erongo, Namibia
Description:Thin layers of purple purpurite on three faces of dark gray matrix. The purpurite has an iridescent sheen when rotated under illumination.
Overall Size:5x2x2 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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