Measurements: 53 x 24 x 20 mm
Description: A specimen with two small geodes lined with minute, sparkling botryoidal rhodochrosite crystals with a pink to light lavender colouring, on matrix.
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 small (3rd) area with rhodochrosite.
Composition: MnCO3 (rhodochrosite)
Hardness on Mohs Scale: (rhodochrosite) 3
Location: N'Chwaning 1
Fields, Kuruman area,
Specimen Code: SKMF 051
US $ SOLD