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Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite from Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 75045
Mineral:Cerussite (twinned crystals) on Tennantite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, 3rd Oxide Zone, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Lustrous transparent colorless cerussite crystals to 7 mm on gray-metallic tennantite with greenish patina. The cerussite crystals are repeatedly twinned at 60 angles and have horizontal striations on the broad faces. Ex. Georg Gebhard (author of Tsumeb I and Tsumeb II, the definitive reference books on Tsumeb)
Overall Size:27x23x15 mm
Crystals:micro to 7 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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