Some of the rarest and most beautiful mineral specimens in Africa come from the Kalahari Manganese Fields. The mines there are unusual in their appreciation for fine specimens, most commercial mines will crush them as ore.
Length: 5 cm (1.9”) x 5.6 cm (2.2”)
Weight: 96 g
Rhodochrosite is a highly collectible manganese carbonate mineral with chemical composition MnCO3. These specimens come in stunning shades of blush pink sparkling druzy.
Metaphysical properties include physical and spiritual energies, stimulating love and passion while energizing the soul. Rhodochrosite opens the heart, lifting depression and encouraging a positive and cheerful outlook. It improves self-worth and soothes emotional stress.