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Rhodochrosite, Chalcopyrite

Rhodochrosite : MnCO3, Chalcopyrite : CuFeS2
minID: 579-93W

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Dimensions: 4.7 cm x 4.7 cm x 1.5 cm

An EXCELLENT and unusually aesthetic plate of, pink rhodochrosite rhombohedrons nicely sprinkled with tiny sparkly chalcopyrite crystals from the famous Emma Mine at Butte, Montana. These crystals are large for the locality . Old and classic material. 4.7 x 4.7 x 1.5 cm

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Photo added: 15th Dec 2004

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