Adamite (Var: Cuprian Adamite)
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
Small Cabinet, 6.4 x 4.4 x 2.6 cm
Ex. Charlie Key
A MAJOR specimen, this is a nearly solid plate of thick adamite crystals, colored a uniform green by copper content. Such rich, heavy, large specimens are few, and pretty ones even fewer. Ex. Charlie Key stock.