Mimetite (3 Generations)
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Toenail, 2.8 x 2.3 x 2.2 cm
Ex. Phil Scalisi
A strange, bizarrely clockwork, mimetite group consisting of elongated barrel-shaped yellow crystals coated by a second generation of iron-included (hematite) mimetite atop. A THIRD generation of tiny spiky crystals is on the backside, too! Large thumbnail size. Ex Scalisi collection