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1.95" Rhodochrosite Pendant with Snake Chain Necklace
This is a stunning, 1.95" tall rhodochrosite pendant. The rhodochrosite was collected from the Capillitas Mine in Argentina and has been polished to a glossy finish. It comes with a 24" long, silver plated snake chain necklace.
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.