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Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

 
Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 66453
Mineral:Rhodochrosite and Quartz with Pyrite and Galena
Locality:Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado
Description:Sparkling translucent white quartz microcrystals to 0.5 mm in hemispherical formations to 12 mm diameter overgrown with translucent pink rhombohedral rhodochrosite crystals to 8 mm with minor pyrite and galena visible on one exposed edge. Ex. Morris Museum of Arts and Sciences, Geology Department; ex. Borden collection #784
Overall Size:10.5x8x7 cm
Crystals:0.5-8.0 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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