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

Rhodonite with Galena

$2,500.00   €2,236  £1,970.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14199
An exceptional group of large, well developed deep cherry-red Rhodonite crystals with a little attached Galena around their base. This is an unusual specimen for the size of the crystals from North Mine at Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.  Forming steep, four-sided pyramids to 3 x 1.3 cm and lozenge-shaped crystals to 4 cm across, this is a very fine specimen for display.  The Rhodonite is mainly translucent with a bright glassy lustre and in transmitted light displays the true cherry-red colour around the periphery of the crystals.  A magnificent specimen from North Mine, Broken Hill.

Details

Dimensions
6.8 × 5.4 × 3.9 cm
Categories
Silicates, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
North Mine, Broken Hill, Yancowinna County, New South Wales, Australia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena, Rhodonite

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