Aragonite on Goethite (Vaanrynsdorp, South Africa)
Atties Mine, Vanrynsdorp, South Africa. 40mm x 30mm x 20mm.
The old Atties mine closed many years back and was completely rehabilitated a few years back. At a point this large pocket was opened and these specimens where recovered by members of the local rock & gem club. The snow white Aragonite contrasts with the black Goethite. The mine has gone, there will be no more of these except thise that surface in local collections. Estimates shipping weight including packaging etc +/- 90gr.