4.2" Scarlet Red Gemmy RHODOCHROSITE Dogtooth Crystals Uchucchucua Peru for sale

  • $87.50$175.00
  • Mineral: Rhodochrosite
  • Product Code: EB0115RHUC4
  • Availability: In Stock

This fine specimen of rhodochrosite comes from a mine in Peru with one of favorite names - the Uchucchacua mine (pronounced ooo-chuck-cha-coo-ah).  It just rolls off the tongue!  The rhodochrosite crystals cover the inside of a vug in the matrix which is lined with black magnetite that shows up in a few spots.  The dark pink crystals are sharp rhombohedrons, and some are double terminated. No damage.

Location Uchucchacua Mine, Dos de Mayo, Huanuco, Peru
Size 4.2" x 3.4" x 2.2"
Suggested Stand N/A