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2.15" Sparkly Rhodochrosite Crystals - Kuruman, South Africa
This is a sparkly, vibrant pink cluster of Rhodochrosite crystals from the N'Chwaning II Mine in the Kalahari manganese fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa. A exceptionally nice specimen. The entire piece measures 2.15 x 1.65 x .75"
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.
N'Chwaning II Mine, Kuruman, South Africa
2.15 x 1.65 x .75"