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Smithsonite (Copper-rich) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

 
Smithsonite (Copper-rich) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite (Copper-rich) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite (Copper-rich) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite (Copper-rich) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

Smithsonite (Copper-rich) from Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia

DESCRIPTION:No. 75132
Mineral:Smithsonite (Copper-rich)
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Lustrous transparent green smithsonite crystals covering one face of white quartz. The smithsonite crystals are colored green by copper impurities and a commonly labeled as Cuprian Smithsonite. The specimen sits upright without additional support. Ex. M. Sussman
Overall Size:6x5.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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