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Rhodochrosite

#18124

Rhodochrosite

#18124
Availability
Sold
Price
$40.00
Size
6 x 6 x 4 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
MnCO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Santa Rita mine, Morococha District, Yauli Province, Junin Department, Peru
Tagged
carbonate

Rhombic crystals to 5mm with micro clear Quartz and unidentified brown crytsals. Nice looking piece.

Rhodochrosite

Formula
MnCO3 
Crystal System
Trigonal 
Crystal Habit
Massive - Granular, Columnar, Botryoidal 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
pinkish red, red, rose red, yellowish gray, brown 
Streak
white 
Class
Trigonal - Hexagonal Scalenohedral 
Fracture
Brittle - Conchoidal 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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