|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Olmiite|
|Locality:||N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)|
|Description:||Lustrous translucent pink-tan olmiite crystals in spherical aggregates to 10 mm diameter fully crystallized all around except for a small 6 mm attachment point on the bottom corner. The olmiite crystals fluoresce red under SW UV illumination.|
|Overall Size:||3.5x2.5x1.8 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Mica & other Silicates|
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