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Rhodonite with Tephroite

#PD32482
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Rhodonite from Brunnsjögruvan, Grythyttan, Hällefors, Västmanland, Sweden - PD32482
Rhodonite from Brunnsjögruvan, Grythyttan, Hällefors, Västmanland, Sweden - PD32482

Rhodonite with Tephroite

#PD32482
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 8 x 5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
Mn2+SiO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Brunnsjögruvan, Grythyttan, Hällefors, Västmanland, Sweden

Large cabinet specimen from a good locality for weird Mn-silicates. This peice features a large, beautiful bad of deep pink crystalline Rhodonite at the center bounded by Tephroite. Excellent specimen to obtain.

Rhodonite

Formula
Mn2+SiO3 
Crystal System
Triclinic 
Crystal Habit
Tabular, Massive, Massive - Granular 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
pink, rose red, brownish red, black, yellow 
Streak
white 
Class
Triclinic - Pinacoidal 
Fracture
Uneven 
Hardness

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Phillips Collection
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