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Olmiite from N'Chwaning Mines, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)

 
Olmiite from N'Chwaning Mines, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)

Olmiite from N'Chwaning Mines, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 54670
Mineral:Olmiite
Locality:N'Chwaning Mines, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)
Description:Lustrous pink-brown olmiite crystals in two roughly rectangular groups that indicate the olmiite crystallized over another mineral. The olmiite crystals appear pink when viewed under incandescent illumination.
Overall Size:3x2x2 cm
Crystals:1 mm
Status: For reference only
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