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Rhodochrosite from Santa Rita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Lima Department, Peru

 
Rhodochrosite from Santa Rita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite from Santa Rita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Lima Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 5756
Mineral:Rhodochrosite
Locality:Santa Rita Mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Lima Department, Peru
Description:Translucent red-pink scalenohedral crystals of rhodochrosite to 8 mm on matrix. The rhodochrosite crystals are grouped into three pockets in the matrix. The specimen could be split into several smaller specimens
Overall Size:6x5x3 cm
Crystals:5-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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