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|Olmiite on Hematite
|N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)
|Rich cluster of lustrous tan-pink prismatic olmiite crystals to 11 mm covering one face of a plate of gray-metallic hematite. The olmiite crystals are unusually large and distinct (olmiite commonly occurs hemispherical aggregates of small crystals). Collected ca. 1998
|For reference only
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