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Rhodochrosite with Pyrite from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

 
Rhodochrosite with Pyrite from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite with Pyrite from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

Rhodochrosite with Pyrite from Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 72080
Mineral:Rhodochrosite with Pyrite
Locality:Silverton District, San Juan County, Colorado
Description:Lustrous translucent pink rhombohedral rhodochrosite crystals to 4 mm with yellow-metallic pyrite microcrystals. The rear of the rhodochrosite group has a flat impression where it grew over another mineral, now missing. Collected ca. 1980
Overall Size:21x19x8 mm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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