Smithsonite, Cerussite
Cabinet, 9.8 x 6.2 x 3.3 cm
Tsumeb Mine (Tsumcorp Mine), Tsumeb, Otjikoto (Oshikoto) Region, Namibia
A sculptural and aesthetic, curved tiara-like specimen of glassy, tan smithsonite rhombs solidly covered the matrix crust with a few cerussite crystals from Tsumeb. There is one twinned cerussite on the lower left in the front and four isolated cerussites on the back. Ex. William Hiss Collection.