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|Rhodochrosite on Quartz
|Uchucchaqua Mine, Oyon Province, Lima Department, Peru
|Lustrous transparent red-pink rhodochrosite crystals to 9 mm on lustrous transparent gray-brown quartz crystals to 3 mm on one face of gray matrix. The rhodochrosite crystals are scalenohedral form with rhombohedral terminations. Ex. Miller #M2053; collected ca. 1990
|For reference only
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