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Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 81469
Mineral:Cerussite twinned crystals with Aragonite var. Tarnowitzite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Double-sided specimen of lustrous transparent gray cerussite crystals to 15 mm on dark matrix with small translucent white tarnowitzite crystals, the lead-rich variety of aragonite. The cerussite crystals are repeatedly twinned at 60 angles. Ex. S. Kelland collection; acquired in 2003; ex. Betts #22608
Overall Size:6.5x6x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 15 mm
Archived: For reference only
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