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Rhodochrosite and Aegirine from Mont Saint-Hilaire, Québec, Canada

Rhodochrosite and Aegirine from Mont Saint-Hilaire, Québec, Canada

Mineral:Rhodochrosite and Aegirine
Locality:Mont Saint-Hilaire, Québec, Canada
Description:Brick-red, rhombic rhodochrosite crystals up to 3 mm on a black aegirine crystal 5 mm long with minor white albite. Mounted in plastic Perky box for protection. Rhodochrosite is a rare mineral from this famous locality.
Overall Size:22x15x8 mm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Archived: For reference only






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