|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Mexico > Smithsonite|
|Locality:||Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico|
|Description:||Elongated formation of translucent blue smithsonite crystals in spherical aggregates to 7 mm diameter on black limonite gossan. The smithsonite crystals have silky surface luster caused by microscopic crystal faces on the surfaces of the aggregates. Ex. Dr. N. Luppescu|
|Overall Size:||4.5x2.5x1 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Arizona & New Mexico, USA > Smithsonite Specimens|
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