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

$580.00   €507  £440.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC991

A fine single crystal of Rhodochrosite on a Quartz matrix from the famous Uchucchacua Mine in Peru. The Rhodochrosite forms a lustrous deep red translucent to transparent crystal. The crystal sits attractively on a micro-crystalline drusy Quartz, creating a white backdrop, which in turn covers a previous generation of Quartz crystals on a thin band of black Mn-Fe oxides. A fine Rhodochrosite from the Uchucchacua Mine, with a sizeable crystal. Repaired.

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Dimensions
4.5 × 3.5 × 3.3 cm
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Locality
Uchucchacua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Dept, Peru, South America

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rhodochrosite

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