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Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico

 
Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico

Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico

Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico

Smithsonite from Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 77325
Mineral:Smithsonite
Locality:Kelly Mine, Magdalena District, Socorro County, New Mexico
Description:Lustrous translucent blue smithsonite crystals in 4 mm thick layers forming rounded aggregates over brown matrix on the rear. The surfaces of the smithsonite crystal aggregates are composed of many smaller crystal faces giving a satin-like luster. Collected ca. 1975
Overall Size:6x4x3 cm
Crystals:3-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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