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

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