• Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
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Rhodochrosite

$7,500.00   €6,775  £5,710.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19269
A showy small cabinet specimen of cherry-red Rhodochrosite crystals sitting on black botryoidal manganese from the Uchucchacua mine in Oyon Province, Peru.  The Rhodochrosite forms equant and elongated dodecahedral crystals, both to over 1 cm across, of high translucency grading to transparent.  Crystal faces are either glassy and lustrous or frosted by intricate growth patterns and display to advantage again the foil of crystallised manganese oxides.  A beautiful and excellent Rhodochrosite from Peru.

Details

Dimensions
10.5 × 7.0 × 4.2 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Dept, Peru, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodochrosite

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