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Smithsonite pseudomorph after Calcite from Mineral Point, Iowa County, Wisconsin

 
Smithsonite pseudomorph after Calcite from Mineral Point, Iowa County, Wisconsin

Smithsonite pseudomorph after Calcite from Mineral Point, Iowa County, Wisconsin

Smithsonite pseudomorph after Calcite from Mineral Point, Iowa County, Wisconsin

Smithsonite pseudomorph after Calcite from Mineral Point, Iowa County, Wisconsin

DESCRIPTION:No. 42439
Mineral:Smithsonite pseudomorph after Calcite
Locality:Mineral Point, Iowa County, Wisconsin
Description:Classic specimen of brown smithsonite pseudomorphs after a rhombohedral calcite crystal 40 mm long with hollow interior where the calcite originally formed. Has remnants of a painted catalog number on one face (can be removed with paint remover). Ex. Carnegie Museum, Pittsburgh; ex. Spang collection, acquired September 1881
Overall Size:6.5x4x4 cm
Crystals:1 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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