PXA13 Rhodochrosite
Huachocolpa Area, Huancavelica Prov., Huancavelica Dept., Peru
18.0x 10.0x 4.0 cm
$500

A large cabinet specimen of rhodochrosite from this one time occurrence.  The rhodochrosite has a rather swirly, appearance, and is accompanied by clusters of sub-millimetric bournonite as well as by sphalerite crystals.

 

The image on the bottom right depicts both the spahlerite and the the bournonite cluster-- the sphalerite is on the right, and the bournonite is on the left.

 

This is the best piece from the find.








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