• Cobaltoan Smithsonite
  • Cobaltoan Smithsonite
  • Cobaltoan Smithsonite
Carbonates

Cobaltoan Smithsonite

$1,000.00   €905  £770.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC12564
Semi-transparent, bright candy-pink Cobaltoan Smithsonite crystals to just over 1 cm completely cover the upper surface of a dark-grey mixed sulphide matrix.  The smaller crystals form gently curved perfect rhombohedrons with a silky lustre whereas the larger Cobaltoan Smithsonite crystals are more complex, with multiple-stacked distorted rhombohedrons, with a scalenohedral appearance.  A terrific Cobaltoan Smithsonite of good colour and occasional subtle colour zoning.

Details

Dimensions
7.1 × 4.2 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cobaltoan Smithsonite

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