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Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite on Galena from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 23642
Mineral:Smithsonite on Galena
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Well-crystallized specimen of transparent smithsonite crystals up to 11 mm on gray galena matrix. The smithsonite crystals have surface luster varying from glassy to silky and vary from milky to water-clear. Ex. John Rumble collection (South Africa)
Overall Size:5.5x5x3 cm
Crystals:4-11 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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