• Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
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Smithsonite

ID: CC4736

Well crystallized richly inter grown rhombs of Smithsonite from the famous Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. Crystals of Smithsonite measuring to 5mm have a small development of bevel to the rhombs. A rich translucent to opaque chestnut red-brown colour is a feature of the Smithsonite, with Goethite on a translucent white Smithsonite matrix. An out of the box colouration for the species from Tsumeb.

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Dimensions
10.7 × 7.0 × 4.1 cm
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Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Smithsonite

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