|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Morocco > Smithsonite|
|Locality:||Touissit Mine, 21 km SSE of Oujda, Jerada Province, Oriental, Morocco|
|Description:||Sparkling cluster of transparent green smithsonite in stalactitic formations. Looks beautiful under magnification: lustrous, sharp crystals with excellent clarity. The smithsonite formed over a black mineral (goethite?) that is exposed in areas.|
|Overall Size:||9x6x4.5 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Smithsonite Specimens|
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