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Rhodochrosite from Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

 
Rhodochrosite from Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Rhodochrosite from Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Rhodochrosite from Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

Rhodochrosite from Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany

DESCRIPTION:No. 44626
Mineral:Rhodochrosite
Locality:Wolf Mine, Herdorf, Siegerland, Rheinland-Pfalz, Germany
Description:Translucent orange scalenohedral rhodochrosite crystals up to 4 mm long on botryoidal black Mn-oxide matrix with white aragonite (or calcite). The rhodochrosite crystals are scattered throughout the specimen which could be divided into smaller specimens. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #30
Overall Size:7.5x6x3.5 cm
Crystals:0.5-4.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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