• Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
Carbonates

Rhodochrosite

$500.00   €477  £410.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC10126
Orange-red lustrous translucent clusters of Rhodochrosite crystals are seen scattered over a cellular matrix of Quartz and yellow to dark brown Goethite matrix from the classic Wolf mine by the town of Herdorf in Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. The Rhodochrosite form curved and slightly rounded scalenohedral crystals to about 4 or 5 mm, usually in tight clusters which are translucent with a silky to frosted texture. This lovely miniature comes with two old handwritten labels.

Details

Dimensions
7.0 × 5.4 × 2.3 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodochrosite

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