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Smithsonite from Kamareza Mine, Lavrion (Laurium) Mining District, Attica Peninsula, Greece

 
Smithsonite from Kamareza Mine, Lavrion (Laurium) Mining District, Attica Peninsula, Greece

Smithsonite from Kamareza Mine, Lavrion (Laurium) Mining District, Attica Peninsula, Greece

DESCRIPTION:No. 45956
Mineral:Smithsonite
Locality:Kamareza Mine, Lavrion (Laurium) Mining District, Attica Peninsula, Greece
Description:Translucent green smithsonite crystals on a banded knob of matrix. The smithsonite crystals have globular, teardrop-shaped form and a satin luster due to microscopic parallel faces covering the surfaces. Ex. Robert P. Bates (1926-2008) collection #791
Overall Size:28x24x15 mm
Crystals:1-2.5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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