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Brochantite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Brochantite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Brochantite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Brochantite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Brochantite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 69334
Mineral:Brochantite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Rare specimen of brochantite from Tsumeb with lustrous dark-green crystals coating platy matrix. Brochantite is a copper hydroxy sulphate which is uncommon in Tsumeb where they were only found in the first 130 meters of mining. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II)
Overall Size:37x25x12 mm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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