• Rosasite with Calcite
  • Rosasite with Calcite
  • Rosasite with Calcite
Carbonates

Rosasite with Calcite

$350.00   €310  £270.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17896
A 4.5 x 3.0 cm ‘V’ shaped cleft in ironstone matrix is delicately lined with colourless to slightly milky Calcite tinged turquoise-blue by underlying Rosasite.  From the world-famous Ojuela mine at Mapimí in Mexico, most of the surface of this open cleft is lined with velvet-like druses of turquoise Rosasite with a satin lustre.  A choice Rosasite from the Ojuela mine mounted on a polished acrylic base.

Details

Dimensions
5.9 × 5.2 × 4.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates
Locality
Ojuela Mine, Mapimi, Durango, Mexico, North America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite, Rosasite

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