|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Rhodochrosite|
|Locality:||N'Chwaning II Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa|
|Description:||Lustrous transparent-to-translucent pink rhombohedral rhodochrosite crystals lining irregular cavities in brown-gray matrix. The rhodochrosite crystals fluoresce red under longwave and shortwave ultraviolet illumination. Ex. S. Kelland collection; acquired in 2004; ex. Betts #23778d; ex. John Rumble collection (South Africa)|
|Overall Size:||7.5x4.5x3 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Rhodochrosite Specimens|
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