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Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Adamite var. Cuproadamite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 73655
Mineral:Adamite var. Cuproadamite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Lustrous green cuproadamite crystals, the copper-rich variety of the mineral species adamite, on brown calcite-rich matrix. The cuproadamite crystals are transparent green with translucent olive-green phantom-growth zones in the centers. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and II), originally acquired in 1993
Overall Size:6x4x2 cm
Crystals:0.5-2.2 mm
Status: For reference only
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