Olmiite Crystal Aggregate - SKMF 046


Peach / camel coloured olmiite crystal aggregate





Measurements:  18 x 15 x 15 mm

Description:  An aggregate of light camel / peach coloured olmiite crystals with bits of white (?)feldspar. 

The only damage is to the bottom of the specimen, where it parted from its matrix.

Weight of Specimen:  4.7 g

Chemical Composition:  CaMn[SiO3(OH)](OH)   

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  5-5.5

Location:  N'Chwaning 2 mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Kuruman area, South Africa.

Specimen Code:  SKMF 046

US $ 55