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Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Austinite over Quartz from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 76295
Mineral:Austinite over Quartz
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Rich cluster of lustrous translucent green austinite crystals to 1.5 mm completely coating elongated quartz crystals to 16 mm. Austinite, a rare arsenate mineral, is difficult to obtain from Tsumeb (only three illustrated on Mindat.org). Ex. Vochten collection; Weinrich 2661085; species confirmed by Marcus Origlieri
Overall Size:7x7x5 cm
Crystals:0.5-16.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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