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|Rhodochrosite with Sphalerite
|Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbanya), Maramures, Romania
|Many lustrous transparent pink rhodochrosite crystals to 4 mm protected in a cavity lined with black sphalerite microcrystals and unidentified green mineral (chlorite?). The rhodochrosite crystals are hexagonal prisms with rhombohedral terminations. Ex. W. Keller #5107, acquired in 1993 from D. Leavitt
|micro to 4 mm
|For reference only
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