Calcite v. Manganoan

Calcite v. Manganoan

Regular price $4,800.00
SKU:23140
Locality: Manaoshan Mine, Dongpo ore field, Suxian District, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
Dimensions: 6.0 x 26.0 x 20.0 cm

The Manaoshan mine near Chenzhou, China has become a noted source for superb specimens of fluorite and manganocalcite. This is an exceptional manganocalcite for the locality, with vibrant pink, lustrous crystals in fine condition. Fluoresces bright red under shortwave UV light. Comes with a custom acrylic display base. Ex - Dave Matak Collection