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Carbonates

Smithsonite

$2,500.00   €2,143  £1,960.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC6649
This captivating, translucent, deep mustard-lemon-yellow Smithsonite is from the Masua mine on the south western coast of Sardinia, Italy. Finely crystallized cadmium-enriched Smithsonite forms a botryoidal surface with a raised area spherical Smithsonite aggregates towards one end.  The Smithsonite is a typical cadmium-yellow and displays a beautiful waxy lustre with a smooth and temptingly tactile texture.  The Smithsonite covers an altered grey Limestone matrix.  An impressive Cadmium Smithsonite from Sardinia, of a mouth-watering colour. 

Details

Dimensions
5.1 × 8.5 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Masua, Iglesias, Carbonia Province, Sardinia, Italy, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Smithsonite

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