David K. Joyce Minerals

Tsumeb, Namibia, Metallic Minerals

The famous deposits at Tsumeb are primarily known for the well-crystallized secondary minerals that occur there. Some sulphides, sulphosalts and elements also occur in nice specimens there, as well. Here are some!

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ChalcociteTsumeb, Namibia, Metallic Minerals
  • Item #13489
  • Chalcocite
  • 1.7x1.0x0.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $20.00
  • Tsumeb

  • , Namibia
  • This is just a very interesting micro specimen with sharp crystals!
ChalcociteTsumeb, Namibia, Metallic Minerals
  • Item #13481
  • Chalcocite
  • 3.0x2.3x1.5 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $35.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • A vug in this piece holds several sharp, twinned chalcocite crystals. Sharp!
Chalcocite, PyriteTsumeb, Namibia, Metallic Minerals
  • Item #13458
  • Chalcocite, Pyrite
  • 3.8x3.0x2.6 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $30.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • Lots of fairly sharp, often twinned chalcocite crystals are scattered around this matrix of chalcocite and quartz.
Chalcocite, PyriteTsumeb, Namibia, Metallic Minerals
  • Item #13457
  • Chalcocite, Pyrite
  • 3.2x3.5x1.7 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $25.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • Lots of fairly sharp chalcocite crystals are scattered around this quartz-chalcocite matrix. Lots to look at.
ChalcociteTsumeb, Namibia, Metallic Minerals
  • Item #14369
  • Chalcocite
  • 3.2x1.8x1.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 2mm
  • $40.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • A nice cluster of chalcocite crystals in a small vug in calcite-dolomite-chalcocite matrix.
TennantiteTsumeb, Namibia, Metallic Minerals
  • Item #20002
  • Tennantite
  • 5.7x4.1x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 13mm
  • $120.00
  • Tsumeb

  • Namibia
  • A thick plate of tetrahedral tennantite crystal associated with smaller quartz crystals on a breccia fragment. some of the tennantite crystals are beveled on the edges, presumably by the tris-tetrahedron. As usual with Tsumeb tennantite crystals, the tennantite is sharp but partially corroded. displays well!