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Mineral Specimen No. 70205:
Smithsonite from (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico.

This mineral specimen of Smithsonite from (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 70205:

Minerals Species: Smithsonite.
Location of mineral deposit: (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico.
Description: Large cluster of translucent blue-green smithsonite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 20 mm on brown matrix. Though no locality was listed on the original labels (typical for the period) this probably is from Concepción del Oro. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #B169; acquired in 1962.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 10.5x9.5x5.5 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1 mm
Price: $450 net (plus shipping).

Mineral Specimens: Smithsonite from (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Smithsonite from (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Smithsonite from (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Smithsonite from (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico

Mineral Specimens: Smithsonite from (Concepción del Oro), Zacatecas, Mexico

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