Carrollite on Calcite
Kamoya South II Mine, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Kamoya South II Mine , Kamoya, Kambove District, Katanga , Democratic Republic of the Congo
A nice little carrollite crystal in a mass of white calcite from the Kamoya South II Mine, located in the Katanga Copper Crescent, near Katanga, in the Democratic Republic of Congo! This specimen features an octahedral carrollite crystal, measuring up to 1.1 cm, with a high metallic luster. The carrolite is nestled in a matrix of massive white calcite that has been broken away to reveal the carrollite crystal.