Smithsonite & Hydrozincite

Kamariza mines, Lavrion, Greece

Species: Smithsonite & Hydrozincite
Locality: Kamariza mines, Lavrion, Greece
Specimen Dimensions: 12.9x6.0x5.0cm
Size: Cabinet
Availability: Sold


This fine and unusual smithsonite specimen is hard to photograph because of its complex and cool form. It is composed of slices of smithsonite, probably created as an epimorph after fluorite. There is hydrozincite and minor calcite on the smithsonite too!