David K. Joyce

Willemite, Hematite

4.0x3.8x2.2 cm
Tsumeb Mine

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Item number: 27676

This specimen is largely composed of interlocking, hexagonal crystals of willemite that have partially intergrown with earthy hematite. The willemite crystals have a greenish tinge and are gemmy to white-opaque. Some very sharp! The willemite fluoresces a nice yellow colour.