Cobaltian Smithsonite
Miniature, 5.2 x 4.9 x 2.7 cm
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia
Ex. Charlie Key
Massive, iridescent, black ore is the host for a cluster of pastel pink, lustrous and translucent crystals of cobaltian smithsonite to 1.0 cm across. Super contrast of colors! The crystals are translucent and have an almost silky overall luster to them.