• Rhodonite in Galena
  • Rhodonite in Galena
  • Rhodonite in Galena
  • Rhodonite in Galena
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides

Rhodonite in Galena

$1,000.00   €924  £770.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC12104
A beautiful specimen of translucent, cherry-red Rhodonite crystals richly scattered through a matrix of cryptocrystalline Galena from the classic occurrence at North mine, Broken Hill in New South Wales, Australia.  The Galena has a bright, fresh metallic lustre whereas the Rhodonite appears waxy and slightly greasy.  The largest of all the Rhodonite crystals sits at the crest of the Galena matrix and measures 1.5 x 1.0 x 0.6 cm with a round termination.  An excellent and classic Rhodonite in Galena from Broken Hill.

Details

Dimensions
5.4 × 4.7 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Silicates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
North Mine, Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodonite, Rhodonite

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