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Smithsonite from Cave-in-Rock, Hardin Co., Illinois, USA

USA
 
  • Illinois
    • Hardin Co.
Mineralogical Record, v. 28, no. 1, 1997
        • Ozark-Mahoning group
Mineralogical Record (1997) 28:3-49
U.S. Geological Survey, 2005, Mineral Resources Data System: U.S. Geological Survey, Reston, Virginia.; Mineralogical Record (1997) 28:3-49
Ross Lillie remembers these from Perry and Anne Bynum, collected in 1963. Lillie worked at the mines and is considered a leading expert. Held back until August 2015. Easy to identify, and have been tested he says.
 
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