David K. Joyce

Tsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two

Here are more unusual minerals from Tsumeb!

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LeititeTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #13723
  • Leitite
  • 2.1x0.2x0.1 cm
  • $40.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • Type locality! A colourless, pearly, cleavage of this rare mineral.
LeititeTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #13722
  • Leitite
  • 1.8x0.3x0.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: as above
  • $45.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • Very nice colourless, clear cleavage fragment of this rare mineral from the type locality.
Aragonate, var. TarnowitziteTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #19881
  • Aragonate, var. Tarnowitzite
  • 7.4x7.4x4.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 7mm
  • $65.00
  • Tsumeb
  • Otavi
    Namibia
  • This specimen is a plate of stout, well terminated aragonite crystals with a creamy-white colouration. Classic Tsumeb!
Willemite, Cerussite, Mimetite, CalciteTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #26511
  • Willemite, Cerussite, Mimetite, Calcite
  • 4.5x2.4x1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: w-1mm, mim-4mm, cer-8mm
  • $65.00
  • Tsumeb
  • Otjikoto
    Namibia
  • A very nice combimation specimen. The willemite is present as many, many 1mm, hexagonal, colourless prisms (fluoresce green) scattered all over the specimen. The mimetite is light yellowish bundles of slightly divergent crystals. There is one cerussite crystal, a doubly terminated, colourless, perfect, elongated, doubly terminated crystal. Interesting specimen!
WulfeniteTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #26522
  • Wulfenite
  • 4.1x3.6x4.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 30mm
  • $130.00
  • Tsumeb
  • Otjikoto
    Namibia
  • A huge crystal of wulfenite from this amazing locality of localities! It is a large yellow-orangey, square-tabular wulfenite crystal with beveled edges. There are parts of other crystals attached to the bottom and back along with mostly limonite on the back. Some small nicks but, still, quite a crystal!
WulfeniteTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #26523
  • Wulfenite
  • 3.7x2.9x2.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 8mm
  • $65.00
  • Tsumeb Mine
  • Otjikoto
    Namibia
  • The top of this matrix is largely covered with yellow, tabular wulfenite crystals, associated with small spheres of malachite. Some minor bruising. Very nice looking specimen from this famous locality!.
Agardite, CalciteTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #26540
  • Agardite, Calcite
  • 5.4x5.2x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: ag-1mm
  • $75.00
  • Tsumeb Mine
  • Otjikoto
    Namibia
  • This wide open vug of small calcite crystals has several sprays of acicular, agardite crystals on and embedded in the calcite crystals. Relatively rare Tsumeb mineral!
DolomiteTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #27455
  • Dolomite
  • 7.8x4.3x4.8 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 15mm
  • $40.00
  • Tsumeb Mine
  • Otjikoto
    Canada
  • An odd hump of rounded dolomite crystals, tinged green by one of the copper bearing minerals. Looks good!
Willemite, MimetiteTsumeb Namibia, Assorted Minerals, Page Two
  • Item #27671
  • Willemite, Mimetite
  • 3.2x3.42.1 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $55.00
  • Tsumeb Mine
  • Otjikoto
    Namibia
  • This is an oddball! This mound of coplourless, botryoidal willemite crystals is speckled with slightly corroded, yellow mimetite crystals. The willemite is the hing though and each botryoid is composed of rounded, hexagonal crystals of the zinc mineral. Fluoresces a light green colour. Unusual!