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Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Azurite (twinned crystals) from Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 69432
Mineral:Azurite (twinned crystals)
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Easter Pocket, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Small specimen of highly lustrous translucent dark-blue azurite crystal surrounded by partial crystals. The central azurite crystal exhibits the rare Easter Pocket-habit of broad, flat blades (see Tsumeb II, pages243-247) and is contact-twinned. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II), collected in April 1994
Overall Size:16x14x12 mm
Crystals:16 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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