2.7" Carnation Pink KUTNAHORITE Crystals Wessels Mine So.Africa 1980s for sale

$170.00
Product Code: EB1215KUTNA4
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Location N'Chwanning II Mine, Kalahari, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
Size 2.7" x 1.7" x 0.9"
Suggested Stand Small 2" Peg Stand

Here is a large and dramatic specimen of the rare carbonate mineral kutnahorite. The color is a delicate carnation pink, and the crystals are formed in groups of acicular sprays, with the terminations sticking up above the surface of the piece. This is a highly characteristic specimen of this rare mineral species. The piece comes from the Wessels Mine, which has produced the world's best specimens.