On a Skarn Monazite Occurrence from the Namib Desert Near Usakos, South-West Africa
O. von Knorring and T. N. Clifford
Research Institute of African Geology, University of Leeds
Summary: An unusual monazite deposit of metasomatic origin is described. The monazite occurs as randomly oriented crystals in a dolomitic marble. The chemical composition and optical data of the monazite are given.