Azurite, Mimetite
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
Thumbnail, 8.2 x 5.9 x 2.5 cm
An EXCELLENT and AESTHETIC, old-time Tsumeb specimen of beautiful, highly lustrous and striated, midnight-blue azurite crystals to 1.6 cm abundantly scattered on matrix with a rich covering of tiny, jackstraw, pastel-yellow mimetite needles. All of the major azurite crystals are pristine and overall, there is very minimal damage to this fine and showy piece. 8.2 x 5.9 x 2.5 cm