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Rhodochrosite with Smoky Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

 
Rhodochrosite with Smoky Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite with Smoky Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite with Smoky Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite with Smoky Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 60170
Mineral:Rhodochrosite with Smoky Quartz
Locality:Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru
Description:Lustrous transparent brownish-red rhodochrosite crystals to 6 mm intermixed with lustrous transparent smoky quartz crystals to 4 mm. The rhodochrosite crystals are tapered hexagonal prisms with three-faced rhombohedral terminations.
Overall Size:30x25x12 mm
Crystals:micro to 6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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