Sounion mines, Lavrion, Greece

Species: Smithsonite
Locality: Sounion mines, Lavrion, Greece
Specimen Dimensions: 12.6x7.2x4.0cm
Size: Cabinet
Availability: Available


During the past decade, we have had a series of smithsonite finds of quite good quality. This piece comes from a new find that surpasses all previous ones and offers some fantastic Greek specimens. Some of those pieces even compete with some Kelly mine smithsonites. Here is a very interesting example that combines both rare characteristics of the find: stalactitic formations and the presence of purplish color tones in addition to the pastel bluish-greenish ones, with blushes of white!


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