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PostPosted: Dec 28, 2015 02:21    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Hi Heimo, nice shattuckite!
Specimen DSCF4573.JPG (smoky quartz) -> http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=63393 does not look like that from Brandberg, but rather from Neu Schwaben (Karibib).

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PostPosted: Dec 28, 2015 08:12    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Pierre Joubert wrote:
Hi Heimo, nice shattuckite!
Specimen DSCF4573.JPG (smoky quartz) -> http://www.mineral-forum.com/message-board/download.php?id=63393 does not look like that from Brandberg, but rather from Neu Schwaben (Karibib).


Thanks Pierre. I think you might be right regarding the the Smoky and would appreciate if one of the moderators could rectify the locality. Regards.

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PostPosted: Dec 28, 2015 10:57    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Erongo.


DSCF4601.JPG
 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Erongo Mountain, Usakos, Erongo Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 100x80x40mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  7126 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Erongo Mountain, Usakos, Erongo Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 100x80x40mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  7116 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Fluorite
 Locality:
Erongo Mountain, Usakos, Erongo Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 100x80x40mm
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 Viewed:  7109 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Dec 29, 2015 12:01    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Erongo.


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 Mineral: Quartz, Tourmaline
 Locality:
Erongo Mountain, Usakos, Erongo Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 35x20x15mm
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PostPosted: Dec 31, 2015 10:05    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Ending the year with Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Siderite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 105x60x50mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6872 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Siderite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 105x60x50mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6864 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Siderite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 105x60x50mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6853 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 05, 2016 10:53    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4625.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 80x80x50mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6706 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 80x80x50mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6707 Time(s)

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DSCF4628.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 80x80x50mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6728 Time(s)

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DSCF4623.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite and Malachite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 80x80x50mm
 Description:
Back of above specimen.
 Viewed:  6732 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 07, 2016 03:13    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4654.JPG
 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 30x35x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6592 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 30x35x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6604 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 30x35x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6605 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 14, 2016 11:30    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Recently got some more Tsumeb specimen.


DSCF4632.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite and Duftite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 60x110x110mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6452 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite and Duftite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 60x110x110mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6454 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite and Duftite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 60x110x110mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6439 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite and Duftite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 60x110x110mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6444 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 16, 2016 09:19    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Azurite and Cerussite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x30x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6330 Time(s)

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DSCF4886.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite and Cerussite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x30x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6335 Time(s)

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DSCF4887.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite and Cerussite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x30x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6337 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 19, 2016 00:08    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4869.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 25x20x10mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6213 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 25x20x10mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6217 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 19, 2016 04:25    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Superb Calcite!
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PostPosted: Jan 19, 2016 06:35    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Fiebre Verde wrote:
Superb Calcite!


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PostPosted: Jan 20, 2016 01:53    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4881.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x60x25mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6055 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x60x25mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6051 Time(s)

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DSCF4901.JPG
 Mineral: Chenevixite, Ferrilotharmeyerite and Olivenite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x35x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6052 Time(s)

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DSCF4902.JPG
 Mineral: Chenevixite, Ferrilotharmeyerite and Olivenite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x35x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  6072 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 21, 2016 03:38    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 95x60x40mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5935 Time(s)

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DSCF4910.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 95x60x40mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5951 Time(s)

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DSCF4911.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 95x60x40mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5947 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 95x60x40mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5939 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 21, 2016 09:51    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Wonderful Tsumeb specimen Heimo! I especially like the azurite (DSCF4881) and the Erongo fluorite (DSCF4601).

Your smithsonite (DSCF4654), caught me off guard though. I am not an expert on Tsumeb minerals by any stretch of the imagination, but to me it resembles smithsonites that are more typical of the Berg Aukas Mine than the Tsumeb Mine. Maybe Debbie Woolf can confirm this…
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PostPosted: Jan 21, 2016 13:58    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Jamison Brizendine wrote:
Wonderful Tsumeb specimen Heimo! I especially like the azurite (DSCF4881) and the Erongo fluorite (DSCF4601).

Your smithsonite (DSCF4654), caught me off guard though. I am not an expert on Tsumeb minerals by any stretch of the imagination, but to me it resembles smithsonites that are more typical of the Berg Aukas Mine than the Tsumeb Mine. Maybe Debbie Woolf can confirm this…


Thank you Jamison.

With regard to the Smithsonite - it was obtained in a container clearly marked Tsumeb specimens. It also baffled me at first, but I found a very similar picture of a specimen in the Tsumeb book by Georg Gebhard, which to a certain degree convinced me, but I'll be the first to admit if I have made a mistake.
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PostPosted: Jan 22, 2016 03:49    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4929.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 195x55x35mm
 Description:
Front
 Viewed:  5788 Time(s)

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DSCF4930.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 195x55x35mm
 Description:
Front
 Viewed:  5798 Time(s)

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DSCF4931.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 195x55x35mm
 Description:
Back
 Viewed:  5798 Time(s)

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DSCF4932.JPG
 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 195x55x35mm
 Description:
Back
 Viewed:  5792 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 23, 2016 03:02    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4640.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite and Malachite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x40x25mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5680 Time(s)

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DSCF4920.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 45x30x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5688 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 24, 2016 06:35    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4938.JPG
 Mineral: Copper, Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 90x110x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5570 Time(s)

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DSCF4939.JPG
 Mineral: Copper, Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 90x110x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5563 Time(s)

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DSCF4940.JPG
 Mineral: Copper, Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 90x110x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5567 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Copper, Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 90x110x30mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5558 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 25, 2016 07:27    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


DSCF4890.JPG
 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x25x20mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5483 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Azurite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 40x25x20mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5470 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 45x30x25mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  5459 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 45x30x25mm
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 Viewed:  5478 Time(s)

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