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Gaudefroyite from Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

 
Gaudefroyite from Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Gaudefroyite from Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

DESCRIPTION:No. 50082
Mineral:Gaudefroyite
Locality:Wessels Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Description:Lustrous black hexagonal prismatic gaudefroyite crystals lining a shallow cavity in manganese ore. The gaudefroyite crystals are terminated with first and second order pyramidal faces. Ex. George Elling; ex.Charlie Key collection
Overall Size:4x3x2 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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