• Kutnohorite
  • Kutnohorite
  • Kutnohorite
Rare Minerals

Kutnohorite

$800.00   €716  £640.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC12335
Kutnohorite is another classic mineral from the Broken Hill suite and this very fine specimen is an excellent example.  Kutnohorite, a calcium manganese carbonate, forms plumose sprays typical of the species, with a broad fan of delicate powder-pink crystals emanating from a single narrow stem.  For its size the specimen is feather-light indicating the very porous nature of the crystallised plumes.  A choice example of this species from the Broken Hill mining district.

Details

Dimensions
5.5 × 5.0 × 2.0 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Rare Minerals
Locality
Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Kutnohorite

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