• Rhodochrosite With Baryte
  • Rhodochrosite With Baryte
  • Rhodochrosite With Baryte

Rhodochrosite With Baryte

ID: CC3776

Excellent specimen of pink inter grown saddle habit Rhodochrosite crystals cover the display face, from the well known Wessels Manganese Mine, South Africa. The lustrous crystals of Rhodochrosite sparkle across the specimen. Well developed gemmy tabular colourless crystals of Baryte measuring to 1.3cm, and are clustered and scattered over the central area of the specimen. On a grey to red brown Hematite matrix, a pleasing specimen from the mine.


14.0 × 7.4 × 4.3 cm
Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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