|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Mexico > Smithsonite|
|Locality:||Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico|
|Description:||Pristine plate of blue-green smithsonite crystals in rounded, velvety formations. The velvet-like appearance is due to the many minute crystal faces on the surface making many parallel reflections. Clean and undamaged. A classic for this mineral species. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970)|
|Overall Size:||7x7x2.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Arizona & New Mexico, USA > Smithsonite Specimens|
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