|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Peru > Rhodochrosite|
|Locality:||Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru|
|Description:||Lustrous transparent red-brown scalenohedral rhodochrosite crystals completely covering the surfaces of a rounded knob of black manganese-oxide ore. The rhodochrosite color looks best when illuminated with halogen or incandescent lights.|
|Overall Size:||3.5x2.5x2 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Brazil & South America > Rhodochrosite Specimens|
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