David K. Joyce

Tsumeb, Namibia, Copper

The Tsumeb mining area has produced many metals. It is very famous for its copper production. Here are some fine small specimens of native copper from that famous mining camp.

All prices in Canadian dollars. For payment in US$, deduct 18% or multiply by 0.82.

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CopperTsumeb, Namibia, Copper
  • Item #19877
  • Copper
  • 7.3x3.7x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: n/a
  • $65.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • Copper composes much of the weight of this specimen. The surface of the copper has a brown coating which EDS analysis indicates of a mixture of As-S-Cu. Interesting!
Copper, QuartTsumeb, Namibia, Copper
  • Item #27412
  • Copper, Quart
  • 3.3x2.4x1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 1mm
  • $40.00
  • Tsumeb
  • Otjikoto
  • This specimen is mostly composed of native copper crystals joined in dendritic structure. Nice specimen. Reasonable price!
CopperTsumeb, Namibia, Copper
  • Item #27673
  • Copper
  • 1.6x1.6x0.2 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 10mm
  • $35.00
  • Tsumeb Mine
  • Otjikoto
  • This specimen is totally composed of slender, dendritic, enmeshed copper crystals. Really nice under the microscope!