Mimetite (2 colors)
Tsumeb Mine, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Miniature, 5.0 x 4.2 x 3.0 cm
Ex. Shields and Frances Flynn
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Shallow vugs have produced mimetite crystals that are heavily included to golden yellow, and reach 7 mm in length. The mimetite glows a rich red color under fluorescent light. Why are some brown on one side, yellow on the other? We assume there are inclusions in there of something.