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Rhodochrosite from Uchucchaqua Mine, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite from Uchucchaqua Mine, Lima Department, Peru

Locality:Uchucchaqua Mine, Lima Department, Peru
Description:Translucent, pink rhodochrosite crystal on black sphalerite-coated matrix with a few scattered, colorless fluorite crystals to 2 mm. The rhodochrosite is complete and undamaged. Ex. P. Santillo
Overall Size:7x7x5 cm
Crystals:12 mm
Archived: For reference only






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