AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Namibia > Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

 
Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite from Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 57494
Mineral:Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite
Locality:Berg Aukas Mine, Grootfontein, Otavi Mountain Land, Namibia
Description:Large double-sided plate of lustrous brown-black descloizite crystals completely covering front, rear and edges of a 10 mm thick plate with underlying translucent white rhombohedral calcite-smithsonite crystals to 1 mm that fluoresce white under UV. Ex. Joe Cilen (1916-1997) #8200; ex. Lawrence H. Conklin (1933-2016)
Overall Size:15x9x2 cm
Crystals:1-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Africa > Molybdates, Arsenates, Vanadates & Lesser Categories

 

  Buy Descloizite on Calcite-Smithsonite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Molybdates, Arsenates, Vanadates & Lesser Categories

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;