|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Peru > Rhodochrosite|
|Locality:||Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru|
|Description:||Many intersecting lustrous scalenohedral transparent red-pink rhodochrosite crystals on a fragment of black manganese-oxide matrix. The rhodochrosite crystals have silky luster caused by microscopic crystallization patterns on the surfaces. Ex. Anthony Feher collection; originally acquired in 2011 from D. Weinrich|
|Overall Size:||27x27x12 mm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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