Cuprian Adamite on Tsumcorite
Tsumeb Mine, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Miniature, 4.1 x 3.9 x 2.2 cm
Ex. Shields and Frances Flynn

Nestled aesthetically in a shallow vug of tsumcorite are a few, equant, blocky crystals, to 7 mm across, of emerald green cuproadamite. Both species show crystals as sharp as you could wish for, and the association is unusual. It presents a wonderful display-quality perspective, for this rarity. Former dealer price of 1500 pounds, from a previous seller, by the way...