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Rhodochrosite

ID: CC18
A beautiful specimen featuring three gemmy deep red Rhodochrosite crystals, the largest measuring over 2.5cm in length. The two main crystals are scalenohedral and have sceptre-like caps on their terminations - both are in perfect condition. The Rhodochrosites have grown on a layer of glossy black finely botryoidal Manganite, which gives a great contrasting background to the Rhodochrosites. Displays well. A very good example of a Peruvian Rhodochrosite with top colour for this location.

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Dimensions
6.5 × 5.0 × 5.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Dept, Peru, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodochrosite

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