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Rhodochrosite with Quartz and Pyrite from Emma Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

 
Rhodochrosite with Quartz and Pyrite from Emma Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

Rhodochrosite with Quartz and Pyrite from Emma Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

Rhodochrosite with Quartz and Pyrite from Emma Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

Rhodochrosite with Quartz and Pyrite from Emma Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

Rhodochrosite with Quartz and Pyrite from Emma Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana

DESCRIPTION:No. 59850
Mineral:Rhodochrosite with Quartz and Pyrite
Locality:Emma Mine, Butte Mining District, Summit Valley, Silver Bow County, Montana
Description:Translucent rhombohedral tan-to-pink rhodochrosite crystals to 20 mm with small yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 0.5 mm and colorless quartz crystals to 5 mm. The surfaces of the rhodochrosite are composed of smaller parallel crystal faces. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #1947; originally acquired from Plummers (San Diego, Ca.)
Overall Size:4.5x4x2 cm
Crystals:0.2-20.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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