• Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
  • Smithsonite
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Smithsonite

ID: CC4834

Sparkling lustrous druse of Inter grown rounded Smithsonite crystals, giving the surface of the specimen a pleasing botryoidal appearance. A translucent pastel yellowish colour is seen to the specimen from the famous Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. The matrix is a reddish Dolomite with areas of green Malachite and spots of rare metallic grey Sulphide.

Details

Dimensions
7.5 × 6.5 × 3.7 cm
Categories
Ex. Franz Lammer Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region (Otjikoto Region), Namibia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Smithsonite

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