Kamotoite and Astrocyanite With Uranophane on Uraninite
Kamoto East Open cut, Kamoto, Kolwezi, Western area, Katanga (Shaba), Democratic Republic of Congo (Za
Miniature, 5.8 x 4.7 x 3.8 cm
TYPE LOCALITY material of these very rare species! The kamotoite are the vibrant yellow crystalline sprays with individual flat-laying crystals to 6 or 7 mm, accented by microcrystalline uranophane around their periphery and by a small bit of sub-crystalline Astrocyanite (blue). Aesthetic, rich specimen, of some significance. TYPE LOCALITY for both Kamotoite and Astrocyanite