|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Namibia > Smithsonite (Cadmium-rich)|
|Locality:||Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia|
|Description:||Lustrous transparent orange-brown smithsonite crystals completely covering all surfaces of a plate of matrix. The smithsonite color is caused by cadmium impurities. All surfaces are composed microscopic subparallel crystal faces giving a silky luster. Ex. M. Sussman|
|Overall Size:||7x6x3 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Tsumeb Mine, Namibia > Smithsonite Specimens|
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