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Rhodochrosite on Quartz from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

 
Rhodochrosite on Quartz from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite on Quartz from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite on Quartz from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite on Quartz from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 52967
Mineral:Rhodochrosite on Quartz
Locality:Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado
Description:Large translucent pink rhombohedral rhodochrosite crystals to 10 mm on white quartz crystals to 1 mm lining a shallow cavity in quartz-sulfide matrix. The bottom is sawn flat. For more info see: The San Juan Mountains of Colorado in Min. Rec. v.10 #6. Ex. Tim Swan collection at River Valley Mineral Museum (Rumford, Maine) #10
Overall Size:9x5x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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