|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Colorado > Rhodochrosite|
|Locality:||Sweet Home Mine, Buckskin Gulch, Alma District, Park County, Colorado|
|Description:||An old-time specimen from the famous Sweet Home Mine: large rhombic pink rhodochrosite crystals up to 3 cm on edge in pyrite-rich matrix. The rhodochrosites vary from red to lighter pink where fractured. Originally acquired from R. Hauck in 1974 for $75. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #B1 450|
|Overall Size:||11x8x6 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Western States, USA > Rhodochrosite Specimens|
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