|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Olmiite|
|Locality:||N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)|
|Description:||Sparkling translucent pink olmiite crystals in a spherical aggregate 17 mm diameter on manganese-rich matrix. This was collected many years ago, when it was misidentified as poldervaartite, but recent research indicates it is the new species olmiite.|
|Overall Size:||32x22x18 mm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Mica & other Silicates|
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