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Smithsonite on Dolomite from Philadelphia Mine, Rush Creek District, Marion County, Arkansas

 
Smithsonite on Dolomite from Philadelphia Mine, Rush Creek District, Marion County, Arkansas

DESCRIPTION:No. 31980
Mineral:Smithsonite on Dolomite
Locality:Philadelphia Mine, Rush Creek District, Marion County, Arkansas
Description:Many hemispherical crystals of yellow smithsonite up to 0.8 mm overgrown on dolomite crystals. Looks beautiful under magnification. Local miners called these specimens rice-grain turkey fat. Ex. Clyde Hardin
Overall Size:3.5x2.5x1 cm
Crystals:.5-.8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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