Mimetite, Cerussite
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
Miniature, 5.0 x 3.5 x 3.3 cm
Although not very colorful, this specimen represents a rarity in Tsumeb combo pieces. Black, massive ore hosts two cyclic twinned, gemmy and glassy cerussite crystals to1.0 cm in length side by side with acicular crystals, some doubly terminated, of light yellowish-tan, gemmy mimetite to 1.0 cm across. Ex. Charlie Key.