Measurements: 73 x 53 x 32 mm
Description: A lovely specimen with several faces, consisting of minute botryoidal rhodochrosite crystals with a pink to light lavender colouring, on matrix. There are four distinct areas of geodes and semi-geodes.
The specimen comes from a pocket that was found in January 2014 at the N'Chwaning 1 mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields.
There is some damage to the edges of the geodes and semi-geodes.
Weight of Specimen: 113.1 g
Composition: MnCO3 (rhodochrosite)
Hardness on Mohs Scale: (rhodochrosite) 3
Location: N'Chwaning 1 mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman Area, South Africa.
Specimen Code: SKMF 019
US $ 85