Azurite, Cerussite
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
Small Cabinet, 5.7 x 3.3 x 3.0 cm
A fine cluster of three, blocky and lustrous, midnight-blue azurite crystals perched atop elongated malachite-rich matrix and nicely complimented by glassy cerussite crystals from the famous and now-closed Tsumeb Mine. The azurite crystal faces have a mirror finish and the large crystal is 1.7 cm. Ex. George Elling Collection.