Baryte, Smithsonite
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
Miniature, 4.7 x 3.5 x 2.5 cm
Baryte is a rare mineral species of the old, upper oxidized zone at the Tsumeb Mine. This fine, two-sided specimen features lustrous, partially gemmy, chocolate-brown, tabular baryte crystals nicely clustered amongst lustrous, glassy, colorless smithsonite scalenohedrons. Ex. Robert Linck and Wilhelm Maucher Collections.