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Ephesite with Bixbyite from Lohatlha Mine, Postmasburg Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

 
Ephesite with Bixbyite from Lohatlha Mine, Postmasburg Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Ephesite with Bixbyite from Lohatlha Mine, Postmasburg Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Ephesite with Bixbyite from Lohatlha Mine, Postmasburg Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Ephesite with Bixbyite from Lohatlha Mine, Postmasburg Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Ephesite with Bixbyite from Lohatlha Mine, Postmasburg Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

DESCRIPTION:No. 71904
Mineral:Ephesite with Bixbyite
Locality:Lohatlha Mine, Postmasburg Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Description:Compact crystallized mass of pink ephesite with small cavities lined with distinct transparent-to-translucent pink ephesite crystals and areas of black bixbyite. The ephesite crystals, a mica, are hexagonal form with pearly luster on the C-faces.
Overall Size:7.5x6x4.5 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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