Rhodochrosite, Quartz
Small Cabinet, 7.7 x 4.3 x 4.0 cm
Sunnyside Mine (American Tunnel; Mogul Mine; Washington Mine; Belle Creole; Gold Prince; Brenneman Mine; Sunnyside Mine Group), Howardsville, Silverton District, San Juan Co., Colo
A classic and fine combination specimen from the Sunnyside Mine of Colorado. Pink rhodochrosite rhombs to 6 mm are richly and attractively scattered amongst quartz crystals on quartz and sulfide matrix. Highly representative material from this well-known locale. Ex. Wes Parker Collection.