Calcite Var. Manganoan
Cabinet, 13.1 x 8.5 x 7.5 cm
Second Soviet Mine, Dalnegorsk, Primorskiy Kraj, Siberia, Russia

Aesthetically perched on its matrix, this intergrown cluster of manganocalcite is lustrous and translucent with a light pink color. The largest rhombohedral crystal measures 8 cm across. The crystals fluoresce a vibrant reddish orange color.