Smithsonite (Cuprian) (Tsumeb,Namibia)
Tsumeb Mine, Namibia. 30mm x 30mm x 15mm.
Tsumeb was famous for the Smithsonite that came out over the years. This is the Cuprian variety (Apple green) the botryoidal crystals are nicely positioned at the top of the specime yet there is enough matrix for one to see how it formed on the dolomite.