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Rhodochrosite (large stone) viewBack to SPECIAL $100 and $50 RESERVE GEMSTONE AUCTION - Ends November 29th, 2018

Argentina
  • Starting Time:11/22/2018 07:00:00 PM(CST)
  • Ending Time:11/29/2018 07:00:00 PM(CST)
  • Time Left:Auction Is Closed

  • Size:56.34 ct !
  • Size Description:29.61 mm

Description:Rhodochrosite is probably most well known from the Sweet Home mine in Colorado, but there are very extensive Rhodochrosite deposits in Argentina. The material is not often gemmy enough for faceting stones, but it does have great color. This particular stone is a LARGE and beautiful reddish-pink and white "Round Cabochon" cut gem with great translucency, and layered banding showing how it grew in stalagtitic formations.

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