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Smithsonite with Cerussite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Smithsonite with Cerussite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite with Cerussite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 22244
Mineral:Smithsonite with Cerussite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Shallow pocket in gray-brown cerussite matrix lined with lime-green, rhombohedral smithsonite crystals (cuprian smithsonite) with scattered crystals of cerussite. The smithsonite crystals are sharp, and translucent - looks beautiful under magnification.
Overall Size:6x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:1-3 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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