Cuprite (Var: Chalcotrichite), Cerussite
Miniature, 4.0 x 3.5 x 3.0 cm
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
This is a fine example of the rare red cerussites, found just once at Tsumeb. This one is relatively is unusual in that 1) the crystals atop is so euhedral and 2) the association with white calcite. Ex. Willy Israel Collection.