|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:||Sculptural formation of lustrous transparent orange-pink olmiite crystals in spherical aggregates to 11 mm diameter that are fully crystallized front and rear except for a small attachment point. The olmiite crystals fluoresce dull red under SW UV.|
|Overall Size:||32x31x17 mm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Mica & other Silicates|
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