• Cobaltoan Smithsonite
  • Cobaltoan Smithsonite
  • Cobaltoan Smithsonite

Cobaltoan Smithsonite

$1,790.00   €1,453  £1,280.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC2828

This is a great specimen of Cobalt enriched Smithsonite from a classic location, namely the Tsumeb mine. The Smithsonite crystals are sharply rhombic in habit measuring to 1.1cm on edge. They are gemmy to translucent light pink, with internal phantoms, and lustrous with faintly striated faces. The Tsumeb Mine is world renowned for producing classic mineral specimens, and Cobaltoan Smithsonite comes under such banner. This is a particularly superb specimen with the sharp form, excellent lustre and silky internal reflections off the phantoms, a real treat!


6.2 × 3.7 × 3.2 cm
Classic Minerals
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

Related Mineral Specimens

Cuprian Smithsonite and Cerussite on Mimetite  with Duftite
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
A fine specimen of Cuprian Smithsonite crystals forming an intergrown display of open radial groups...
 Onganja Mine, Onganja, Seeis, Windhoek District, Namibia, Africa
Lustrous intergrown crystals of Malachite displaying a rich green colour edged with lighter...
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
An excellent pleasing twin Cerussite in a V-like configuration from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Gemmy...
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa
A bright lustrous specimen of Cuprian Smithsonite composed of intergrown sparkling crystals to...