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Rhodochrosite

$625.00   €611  £520.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC5559
A fine candyfloss pink Rhodochrosite from the Cavnic mining district in Maramureș County, Romania, comprising of intergrown lenticular crystals of between 5 and 10 mm in width.  At about 7 cm long, it teeters between miniature and small cabinet, the choice is yours!  Cavnic is one of Europe’s most ancient and famous mining districts, with mining activity dating back to the early 1300s.  The Rhodochrosite crystals are semi-translucent to opaque with a terrific bright lustre.

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Dimensions
6.9 × 4.2 × 2.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Cavnic, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodochrosite

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