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Smithsonite

ID: CC1777

A bed of glistening oil black coloured Smithsonite crystals on a matrix of Chalcocite. The black to smoky crystals display varying degrees of translucency, many translucent, and have an unusually bright lustre for this colour type. Crystals are quite large - individually to 9mm. Excellent condition - even the crystals on the periphery.

Details

Dimensions
7.5 × 5.5 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Smithsonite

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