Apalachee Minerals

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RHO3815 - Rhodochrosite, Drusy Quartz

$45.00 Weight: 312 g

Champion Mine, Champion Mine, near Cinnamon Pass, Park (Sherman) District, Hinsdale County, Colorado, USA
48mm x 45mm x 36mm
This is a sweet cluster of light pink flattened rhombohedral rhodochrosite associated with drusy quartz and minor sulfides. The largest rhodo is 0.5 cm across. Only slight damage visible under 10x magnification. A short summary of rhodochrosite occurrences at this mine has been published in Rocks & Minerals, Volume 75, Number 5 (September-October, 2000), pages 311-312.

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