• Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite with Quartz
Classic Minerals

Rhodochrosite with Quartz

$6,000.00   €5,148  £4,340.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC7750
Three sharp rhombic crystals of Rhodochrosite nestle amongst an array of near-vertical colourless prismatic Quartz crystals from the Pasto Bueno area of Peru. The Rhodochrosite crystals are a beautiful translucent-gemmy vibrant pink with stepped growth and hopper development, measuring overall to 1.5 cm. Lower portions of the Quartz crystals have a coating of white Muscovite mica with an attractive pearly lustre. A splendid cabinet specimen of Peruvian Rhodochrosite set against most attractive Quartz.

Details

Dimensions
9.0 × 6.9 × 5.5 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Classic Minerals
Locality
Pasto Bueno, Pallasca Province, Ancash Dept, Peru, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Quartz, Rhodochrosite

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