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Rhodochrosite from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

 
Rhodochrosite from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Rhodochrosite from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

DESCRIPTION:No. 34268
Mineral:Rhodochrosite
Locality:N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Description:Large pink rhodochrosite crystals with good internal clarity showing black manganese matrix through from the bottom of the cluster. Pink rhodochrosite from S. Africa has become quite scarce and is found only in old collections. Collected in 1977
Overall Size:22x16x12 mm
Crystals:4-17 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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