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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 65688
Mineral:Smithsonite
Locality:Philadelphia Mine, Rush Creek District, Marion County, Arkansas
Description:Translucent yellow smithsonite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 9 mm diameter over tan-colored matrix. The local collectors call these specimens Turkey Fat because of the rounded yellow appearance. Ex. D. Miller collection #M1079
Overall Size:4x2.5x2 cm
Crystals:3-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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