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Azurite (twinned crystals) with Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

 
Azurite (twinned crystals) with Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

Azurite (twinned crystals) with Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

Azurite (twinned crystals) with Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

Azurite (twinned crystals) with Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

Azurite (twinned crystals) with Arsentsumebite from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 69314
Mineral:Azurite (twinned crystals) with Arsentsumebite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia (Type Locality for Arsentsumebite)
Description:Classic specimen of lustrous translucent dark-blue contact-twinned azurite crystals to 15 mm with green arsentsumebite microcrystals on bottom. The azurite crystals exhibit the rare Easter Pocket-habit of broad, flat blades (see Tsumeb II, pp. 243-247). Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II), collected in April 1994
Overall Size:22x18x14 mm
Crystals:micro to 15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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