San Martin Mine, Chiurucu (Chiuruco), Huallanca, Bolognesi Province, Ancash Department, Peru
Miniature, 4.7 x 2.9 x 1.8 cm
A colorful and beautiful specimen of Rhodonite from the famous find at the San Martin Mine a few years ago. This specimen hosts a few aggregates comprising, sharp, lustrous, gemmy, vibrant pink color, bladed crystals of Rhodonite associated with minor rhombohedra of Calcite and modified Pyrite crystals on matrix. These Rhodonites are amongst the finest crystallized examples of the species in the world.