40mm Oval Rhodochrosite Cabochon

This is a beautiful, 40mm x 30mm x 9mm oval rhodochrosite cabochon.

Rhodochrosite is a manganese carbonate mineral with them chemical composition MnCO3. The crystals typically have a pink-red coloration and cleaves with rhombohedral cleaving in three directions. It forms from hydrothermal pockets and can be found as both crystals and in banded formations.
FOR SALE
$39
DETAILS
SPECIES
Rhodochrosite
LOCATION
Capillitas Mine, Catamarca Province, Argentina
SIZE
40mm x 30mm x 9mm (1.58 x 1.18 x .28"), 16 grams
CATEGORY
ITEM
#192931