• Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
  • Rhodochrosite
Gallery

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.

Details

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

Related Mineral Specimens

Rhodochrosite
$2,500
 Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Dept, Peru, South America
Excellent gemmy pink scalenohedral crystals of Rhodochrosite measuring to 1.4cm richly formed on the...
Rhodochrosite with Calcite
$3,500
 Cavnic, Maramures Co, Romania, Europe
Two lustrous light pink crystalline balls of Rhodochrosite measuring to 3cm sit on a crystal druse...
Rhodochrosite on Sphalerite
$1,250
 Sacarimb (Nagyag), Hunedoara Co, Romania, Europe
A neat specimen of intergrown pink petal-like crystals of Rhodochrosite line a cavity in dark brown...
Rhodochrosite with Fluorite
$9,500
 Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Dept, Peru, South America
A great specimen displaying excellent lustrous deep red-pink scalenohedral crystals of Rhodochrosite...