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Descloizite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

 
Descloizite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 57492
Mineral:Descloizite
Locality:Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia
Description:Large cluster of lustrous brown-black descloizite crystals covering the bottom, front and top of brown matrix with white smithsonite microcrystals on the rear. The descloizite crystals are pointed form in grouped aggregates of parallel crystals. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #1273
Overall Size:11x7x4 cm
Crystals:1-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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