• Rhodochrosite on Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite on Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite on Quartz
  • Rhodochrosite on Quartz
Gallery

Rhodochrosite on Quartz

ID: CC3464

A very fine old time specimen of Rhodochrosite from Wheal Owles, St. Just, Cornwall., certainly collected before 1893. A rich specimen depicting excellent spheres of translucent light brown Rhodochrosite measuring to nearly 0.6cm diameter, scattered and clustered over a translucent grayish-yellow Quartz druse. The Rhodochrosite and Quartz occupying a cavity in characteristic dense deep brown Goethite matrix.

Details

Dimensions
5.5 × 5.0 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Wheal Owles, St Just, Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodochrosite

Related Mineral Specimens

Rhodochrosite
$1,500
 Silverton, Animas District, San Juan Co, Colorado, USA, North America
Well-formed rhombic crystals of translucent-opaque pink Rhodochrosite measuring to 1.5cm display...
Rhodochrosite
$7,500
 Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany, Europe
A radial crystal group of prismatic somewhat tapering pink translucent-opaque Rhodochrosite,...
Rhodochrosite with Quartz
$6,000
 Pasto Bueno, Pallasca Province, Ancash Dept, Peru, South America
Three classic sharply formed rhombic crystals of Rhodochrosite are formed amongst an array of...
Rhodochrosite
$2,500
 N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
A fine gemmy pink-orange group of parallel position steeply pyramidal crystals of Rhodochrosite...