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Cerussite and Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Cerussite and Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite and Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite and Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite and Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite and Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 58570
Mineral:Cerussite and Smithsonite on Galena
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:A V-shaped cavity in gray-metallic galena lined with lustrous striated transparent pale-brown cerussite crystals to 10 mm with translucent pale-green smithsonite crystals to 10 mm and smaller lustrous brown rhombohedral calcite crystals to 0.5 mm. Ex. E. Carmichael collection, originally acquired from Excalibur Mineral Co.
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:0.5-10.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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