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Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

 
Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz from Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru

DESCRIPTION:No. 72348
Mineral:Rhodochrosite and Mn-oxides on Quartz
Locality:Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru
Description:Shallow cavity lined with lustrous transparent pink-to-red rhodochrosite crystals to 9 mm over black manganese-oxide with lustrous transparent gray quartz crystals to 2 mm. The rhodochrosite crystals are scalenohedral form with rhombohedral terminations. Collected ca. 1995
Overall Size:4.5x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-9 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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