|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Olmiite on Oyelite and Calcite
|Olmiite on Oyelite and Calcite
|N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)
|Unusually large individual olmiite crystals to 12 mm over hemispherical formations to 2 mm diameter of pale-pink oyelite and lustrous colorless calcite crystals to 1 mm. The olmiite crystals are pink with lustrous crystal faces.
|micro to 12 mm
|For reference only
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