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Cerussite on Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Cerussite on Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Cerussite on Calcite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 8726
Mineral:Cerussite on Calcite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Large bladed crystals of calcite up to 4 cm across with overgrowth of colorless cerussite crystals up to 5 mm and second generation of larger, white cerussite crystals to 25 mm long . Good large specimen showing reticulation (sixling twinning). No damage
Overall Size:9x7x5 cm cm
Crystals:5-40 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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