Rhodochrosite psm Calcite

Madem-Lakkos mine, Stratoni, Chalkidiki, Greece

Species: Rhodochrosite
Locality: Madem-Lakkos mine, Stratoni, Chalkidiki, Greece
Specimen Dimensions: 17.4x14.5x8.7cm
Size: Cabinet
Availability: Sold
ID-0008

Description:

Here is a magnificent old classic from Madem-Lakkos. Pink and lustrous pseudomorphed crystals of rhodochrosite after calcite, packed together and leaping out of a bed of drusy quartz. Specimens of this quality and size and extremely hard to acquire nowadays and can only come from old collections.

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