Slabs of AAA Rhodochrosite from Catamarca province, Argentina. This material was mined out many years ago and what is available today comes from old collections or from rummaging through the old mine tailings. The dark section contains shimmery pyrite! The larger piece is the end of the original slab. The quality of these are very high and translucent! Shown wet to simulate polish.
2 pieces / 190.69 total grams / 83 x 61 x 7 mm & 115 x 60 x 6 mm