Dragon Minerals - October 30, 2020 Update

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14404:
Rhodochrosite and Quartz - $16
Sunnyside Mine group, Gladstone, Eureka District, San Juan County, Colorado
Thumbnail - 3.7 x 2.7 x 1.7 cm
9 grams
Specimen status: Available     Send an email with specimen number to order

A matrix of sparkling, snow white quartz microcrystals hosts a few opaque, pink rhodochrosite crystals, with individual crystals reaching almost 6 mm in size. The majority of these rhodochrosites are complete, but a few are cleaved. More rhodochrosites are seen on the flat side of the hemispherical quartz mound. This flat side also hosts a central cluster of tiny, mixed sulfides. No significant damage is noted.









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