Measurements: 63 x 43 x 25 mm
Description: A two-sided specimen with semi-geodes lined with minute 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 semi-geodes.
Weight of Specimen: 62.4 g
Composition: MnCO3 (rhodochrosite)
Hardness on Mohs Scale: (rhodochrosite) 3
Location: N'Chwaning 1
Fields, Kuruman area,
Specimen Code: SKMF 005
US $ 35.