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MSH elpidite

MSH elpidite

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Rhodochrosite & elpidite from MSH. Aside from the fact that this is a good specimen for both species, the best part about this piece is that the rhodochrosite is actually a pseudomorph after a twinned carbonate crystal, probably siderite.

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Photo added: 11th Oct 2011

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