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Cobaltoan Dolomite

$250.00   €212  £180.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20261
A fine specimen of ruby pink crystalline Cobaltoan Dolomite measuring to 3.5 cm, from the Kakanda deposit in the Democratic Republic of the Congo.  This mining district is in the far south of the DRC, towards the boarder with Zambia.  The specimen comprises of intergrown Cobaltoan Dolomite crystals forming a translucent mass, grading to almost opaque at the centre.  The colour is stunning, aptly described as ruby, but could also be deep cerise-pink or bright cherry.  

Details

Dimensions
3.5 × 3.5 × 1.6 cm
Categories
Carbonates
Locality
Kakanda Deposit, Kambove, Katanga (Shaba), DR Congo (Zaire), Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Cobaltoan Dolomite

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