Malachite and Calcite (Tsumeb, Namibia)
Tsumeb Mine, Otjikoto Region, Namibia. 40mm x 30mm x 20mm.
The Malachite and Calcite is on a cupritic orebody, these specimens where often overlooked by the miners in their haste to find the more famed minerals. With this happening Malachite as a mineral specimen is actually not that common. This is a great specimen, it will display easily and has all the classic features related to the Malachite from Tsumeb.