• Galena With Smithsonite
  • Galena With Smithsonite
  • Galena With Smithsonite
  • Galena With Smithsonite
Gallery

Galena With Smithsonite

ID: CC1546

A specimen of a well positioned, sharply terminated twinned cubo-octahedral Galena crystal 15mm across. The crystal has a matt tarnish and slight rubbing along some of the termination edges revealing the silvery metallic lustre underneath. Associated with some small (to 2mm) colourless and transparent doubly terminating Smithsonite crystals. A very good miniature example of twinned Galena from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
3.1 × 2.5 × 1.8 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

Related Mineral Specimens

Aragonite var Tarnowitzite
$900
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Well formed white clusters of the zinc-enriched variety Tarnowitzite from the Tsumeb Mine,...
Smithsonite
$2,500
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Light green specimen of Smithsonite from the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Colourless-white intergrown...
Smithsonite
$450
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Three prismatic gemmy crystals of Smithsonite with a pastel yellow colour form a cluster. From the...
Malachite on Sulphide
$750
 Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia
Bright to dark green lustrous specimen of Malachite from the famous Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. The...