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Rhodochrosite & Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Sweet Home Mine, Alma District, Park County, Colorado, United States of America
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Cabinet (10-18 cm)
Size: 
16 × 15.6 × 9 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.60cm
Weight: 
2 515.00gr
Description

Large, high quality specimen from the famous locality, with a triangular display, meaning that there are three main sides to display, with two main sides counting dozens of colourful pink-red translucent, rhombohedral Rhodochrosite crystals, some aggregated in clusters and other crystals isolated and associated with and on contrasting Quartz sharp microcrystals. Impressive crystal concentration, great addition to a quality collection 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Rhodochrosite

Formula: 
MnCO3
Strunz: 
5.AB.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Cavnic Mine (Kapnikbánya), Cavnic (Kapnic; Kapnik), Maramureș Co., Romania

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White
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