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Rhodochrosite and Quartz from Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno, Ancash Province, Peru

 
Rhodochrosite and Quartz from Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno, Ancash Province, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Quartz from Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno, Ancash Province, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 46751
Mineral:Rhodochrosite and Quartz
Locality:Huallapon Mine, Pasto Bueno, Ancash Province, Peru
Description:Rhombohedral pink rhodochrosite crystals to 15 mm across intergrown with colorless quartz crystals to 10 mm. The rhodochrosite is transparent with translucent internal zone. Ex. Robert P. Bates (1926-2008) collection #625
Overall Size:20x20x18 mm
Crystals:2-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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