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Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 73246
Mineral:Smithsonite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Many lustrous translucent smithsonite crystals lining convoluted surfaces of a cavity in gray sulfide-rich matrix. The smithsonite crystals vary from pinkish-gray to yellow. On the rear the smithsonite crystals are in parallel orientation. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:1-2 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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