|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Smithsonite|
|Locality:||Sierra Mojada, Coahuila, Mexico|
|Description:||Lustrous translucent gray smithsonite crystals in hemispherical formations to 32 mm diameter with iridescent satin luster caused by microscopic crystal faces on the surfaces. The underside reveals the smithsonite formed in thin concentric layers. Ex. Jack Troy (1930-2016) collection #T51; originally acquired in 1986 from Benny Fenn|
|Overall Size:||9x8x5 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Mexico > Smithsonite Specimens|
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