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Otavite on Cerussite with Rosasite

#48352

Otavite on Cerussite with Rosasite

#48352
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 2 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
CdCO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Tagged
carbonate

Ex. Maucher specimen with several areas of pearly white rhombic crystals of Otavite. with greenish Rosasite and minor Cerussite. Please see the Prov. tab for a scan of the Maucher label. It is also Ex. William Pinch.

Antique Specimen, Type Locality

Otavite

Formula
CdCO3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Encrustations, Euhedral Crystals 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Adamantine - Pearly 
Color
yellow brown, white, reddish, reddish white 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness
3.5-4 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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