Jean Baptiste mine, Lavrion, Greece

Species: Smithsonite
Locality: Jean Baptiste mine, Lavrion, Greece
Specimen Dimensions: 20.2x15.6x6.5cm
Size: Museum
Availability: Sold


Large and fine yellowish smithsonite from the Jean Baptiste mine. The piece has good relief and is not flat as most, with quite large balls and fine translucency. It glows in yellow color when lit properly. The smithsonite is very thick and the piece is steady. A fine old timer from the mine! ex. John Stefanopoulos Collection (we are selling the piece on consignment with the collector, no discounts can be applied on its price).