Rhodochrosite Slice from Capillitas Mine, Catamarca, Argentina
from Capillitas Mine, Catamarca, Argentina
Large cross section of a stalactitic formation of translucent pink rhodochrosite revealing its well defined concentric growth patterns. This piece was slice and polished on both sides. Custom lucite base included as shown. When backlit you can see the bright pink translucent color.
540.3 grams , 8 x 5 x .25 inches