Cadmian Smithsonite Stalactite     Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, South West Africa.  Ex. Thomas G. Fowler collection.  A beautiful miniature sized stalactite completely coated (less one tiny area on the backside) by tan colored smithsonites.  One scraped area in lower 1/5th of piece visible in the first pic.  All upper regions beautifully lustrous and damage free.  The yellow/ brown varieties of this mineral are rare and Tsumeb is the one world wide locality most noted for them.  $400


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