• Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan with Tennantite
  • Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan with Tennantite
  • Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan with Tennantite
  • Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan with Tennantite
  • Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan with Tennantite
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Smithsonite var. Cobaltoan with Tennantite

$3,500.00   €2,978  £2,560.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15385
A superb specimen of highly modified rhombohedral Cobaltoan Smithsonite crystals which form smooth, curved crystals to over 2 cm in length.  The crystals envelop a core of massive, lead-grey Tennantite which also forms finely disseminated inclusions within the Smithsonite.  Due to the inclusion of cobalt and Tennantite, the Smithsonite crystals vary from greyish bubble gum pink to metallic gunmetal-grey.  All crystals are dusted with a secondary coating of glassy, colourless Smithsonite crystals of sub 0.5 mm.

Details

Dimensions
8.3 × 5.8 × 3.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Tennantite

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