Smithsonite on coronadite, classic material from Broken Hill, NSW. Featuring rice grain water clear smithsonite crystals, scattered over a stalactite column of glossy jet black coronadite (manganese oxide). These smithsonite specimen are recognizable instantly as a Broken Hill piece, they are that distinctive!! Under a little magnification these smithsonite’s are stunningly beautiful. A true classic from this location! Great contrast make this a distinctive and increasingly hard to acquire collector’s piece. Pristine condition, third pics show the rear of this piece, with just a few scattered smithsonite about.
SOUTH MINE, BROKEN HILL, NSW.
40 x 16 x 10mm.