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PostPosted: Jan 03, 2019 13:52    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Very nice specimen!
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PostPosted: Jan 04, 2019 01:07    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Pierre Joubert wrote:
Very nice specimen!

Thank you Pierre, glad you like it.
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PostPosted: Jan 05, 2019 02:10    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Cuprite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 41mm x 24mm x 32mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  790 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Cuprite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 41mm x 24mm x 32mm
 Description:
Same as above.
 Viewed:  789 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 07, 2019 10:35    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Dioptase
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 53mm x 25mm x 40mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  665 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Dioptase
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 53mm x 25mm x 40mm
 Description:
Same as above.
 Viewed:  665 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 11, 2019 00:43    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Malachite on Wulfenite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 48mm x 41mm x 37mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  553 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Malachite on Wulfenite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 48mm x 41mm x 37mm
 Description:
Same as above.
 Viewed:  551 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 14, 2019 03:34    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Malachite on Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 42mm x 32mm x 29mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  441 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 34mm x 37mm x 20mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  441 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 37mm x 37mm x 22mm
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PostPosted: Jan 17, 2019 08:26    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Cerussite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 30mm x 22mm x 16mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  331 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 27mm x 47mm x 22mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  330 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Malachite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 56mm x 50mm x 39mm
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 Viewed:  331 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 21, 2019 00:32    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Cerussite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 44mm x 50mm x 37mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  216 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Cerussite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 44mm x 50mm x 37mm
 Description:
Same as above.
 Viewed:  216 Time(s)

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PostPosted: Jan 21, 2019 02:44    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Unusual cerussite.
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PostPosted: Jan 21, 2019 05:35    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Pierre Joubert wrote:
Unusual cerussite.

Hello Pierre. Yes, seems to have melted and then solidified. Maybe it has?
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PostPosted: Jan 23, 2019 00:03    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Tsumeb.


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 Mineral: Calcite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 35mm x 34mm x 29mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  95 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Smithsonite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 82mm x 65mm x 29mm
 Description:
 Viewed:  95 Time(s)

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 Mineral: Mottramite and Cerussite
 Locality:
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
 Dimensions: 51mm x 32mm x 25mm
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PostPosted: Jan 23, 2019 04:39    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Heimo Hellwig wrote:
Pierre Joubert wrote:
Unusual cerussite.

Hello Pierre. Yes, seems to have melted and then solidified. Maybe it has?


Hello Heimo, I think someone tried to "clean" the Cerussite using acid.

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PostPosted: Jan 23, 2019 05:32    Post subject: Re: Collection of Heimo Hellwig  

Stefan Koch wrote:
Heimo Hellwig wrote:
Pierre Joubert wrote:
Unusual cerussite.

Hello Pierre. Yes, seems to have melted and then solidified. Maybe it has?


Hello Heimo, I think someone tried to "clean" the Cerussite using acid.

Best regards
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Hallo Stefan. Thank you for your opinion. The Cerussite on specimen (4383) posted on page 6 has the same appearance. Certainly the acid would have destroyed the Mimetite.

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