Smithsonite psm Gypsum

Jean Baptiste mine, Lavrion, Greece

Species: Smithsonite
Locality: Jean Baptiste mine, Lavrion, Greece
Specimen Dimensions: 11.8x8.2x3.0cm
Size: Cabinet
Availability: Sold


This is a special piece from my collection. Pseudomorphs of smithsonite after calcite are common from this mine but pseudos of smithsonite after gypsum are not (usually it is goethite after gypsum). Apart from the rare pseudomorph, this is a gorgeous smithsonite with excellent blue color!