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Manganite with Quartz coating from Hotazel Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

 
Manganite with Quartz coating from Hotazel Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Manganite with Quartz coating from Hotazel Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Manganite with Quartz coating from Hotazel Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Manganite with Quartz coating from Hotazel Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Manganite with Quartz coating from Hotazel Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

DESCRIPTION:No. 72151
Mineral:Manganite with Quartz coating
Locality:Hotazel Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Description:Spherical formation of lustrous black manganite crystals overgrown with lustrous sugar-like transparent colorless quartz microcrystals. Small cavities in the bottom are lined with druzy gray quartz microcrystals. Collected ca. 1970
Overall Size:35x33x30 mm
Crystals:micro to 4 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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