• Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
Carbonates

Rhodochrosite

$5,000.00   €4,497  £3,880.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13076
A gorgeous specimen of bubble gum pink Rhodochrosite in the form of partly merged spheres, each to around 1.2 to 1.4 cm in diameter, coating a small plate of mixed sulphides and a black mica like mineral.  From the MMM mine at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia, the micro-terminations of the Rhodochrosite crystals form an undulating surface to the spheres, with an overall silky texture and lustre.  An excellent example of Rhodochrosite form the Broken Hill mining district.

Details

Dimensions
5.0 × 4.4 × 1.7 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
MMM Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna Co, New South Wales, Australia, Oceania

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodochrosite

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