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Rhodonite

#PD53747

Rhodonite

#PD53747
Availability
Sold
Size
4 x 5 x 2 cm - Miniature 
Formula
Mn2+SiO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Långban, Filipstad, Värmland, Sweden

A representative specimen of pink Rhodonite showing blocky crystals to 5mm in a small 2.5 x 2.5cm cavity.

Old Dr. David H. Garske label, although I'm not sure which was the Richterite.

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
Don Phillips Collection
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