Smithsonite var. Cobaltian
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Oshikoto Region, Namibia
Thumbnail, 2.1 x 1.9 x 1.4 cm
Ex. Shields and Frances Flynn
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A sharp, large single crystal of intensely colored pink smithsonite. The color is due to cobalt within, at some parts per million. Note the unusual phantom zone, within - not something you often see in smithsonite.