|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Olmiite
|N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa (Type Locality for Olmiite)
|Lustrous translucent pink-tan olmiite crystals in spherical aggregates to 12 mm diameter. The surfaces of the aggregates are composed of distinct olmiite crystal faces. Collected ca. 1998. Fluoresces deep-red under 365 nm LW UV illumination
|3.5x3.5x2 .5 cm
|For reference only
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