Tarbuttite - Kabwe Mine, Zambia (TL)

SKU: #TM16N04

Tarbuttite    Zn2(PO4)(OH)

Kabwe Mine, (Broken Hill) Kabwe District, Central Province, Zambia

95 x 36 x 39mm                 150gms


Rich specimen of Lustrous sharp, transparent to translucent, colourless triclinic tabular crystals in gossany limonitic matrix.

Tarbuttite is a rare zinc phosphate. This is the Type Locality for the species.

Fine quality Tarbuttites are not commonly available these days, and this superb quality cabinet specimen is no exception.

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