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Rhodochrosite & Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Madem-Lakkos Mine, Cassandra Mines, Chalkidiki, Macedonia Department, Greece
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
8.4 × 4.8 × 3.6 cm
Description

Here is a fine and old, classic example of botryoidal rhodochrosite from the Cassandra mines. Associated with minor quartz.

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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Greece
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12
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