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Otavite

#49255
SOLD
Otavite from Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia - 49255
Otavite from Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia - 49255

Otavite

#49255
Availability
Sold
Size
0.3 x 0.20 x 0.2 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
CdCO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Tsumeb mine, Tsumeb, Namibia
Tagged
carbonate

A small 3mm piece od pearly white Otavite. Verified. Capsule.

Type Locality, Raman

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.

Special Info
Type Locality
Special Info
Raman
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