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Dufrénite, Azurite

Locality: Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region (Oshikoto), Namibia

Posted by: Paul De Bondt

Lonely sphere of dufrénite on azurite. Other associated minerals are malachite, olivenite and rosasite, but out of sight. Such spheres are on other places on the specimen and some where sacrified to make a proper EDX. Collection and photo, Paul De Bondt.

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