• Manganoan Smithsonite
  • Manganoan Smithsonite
  • Manganoan Smithsonite
  • Manganoan Smithsonite
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Manganoan Smithsonite

ID: CC4022

A gorgeous display of sharp acute rhombic crystals of the variety Manganoan Smithsonite, from the mineral mecca of the Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Excellent crystals of the variety forms an inter grown display across the top portion of the specimen, with many areas also showing clusters and single crystals measuring to 0.8cm. Manganoan Smithsonite crystals are a pleasing translucent light pink on a banded matrix of Quartz with mixed Sulphides. A fine specimen from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 5.0 × 3.1 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Manganoan

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