Description: Five specimens of minute rhodochrosite crystals with a lavender colouring, on rock matrix. The specimens vary in length from 44 - 48 mm.
These specimens come from a pocket that was found in January 2014 at the N'Chwaning 1 mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields.
The specimens have a few nicks and damage on the edges where they were removed from the original matrix.
Total Weight of Specimens: 143.0 g
Chemical Composition: MnCO3 (rhodochrosite)
Hardness on Mohs Scale: (rhodochrosite) 3
1 mine, Kalahari Manganese
Specimen Code: BULK 034
US $ 73