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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 76990
Mineral:Smithsonite with Calcite
Locality:Tsumeb Mine, Otavi-Bergland District, Oshikoto, Namibia
Description:Lustrous translucent brown disc-like smithsonite crystals to 1 mm on stalactitic formations to 20 mm long, with some areas overgrown with calcite crystals to 0.5 mm that have red-brown color caused by microscopic hematite inclusions. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:micro to 1 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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