Rhodochrosite on Quartz, American Tunnel, Sunnyside Mine, Silverton, Colorado, Mined c. late 1960s, Kalaskie Collection #426, Miniature 4.0 x 4.5 x 6.0 cm, $350. Online 11/10
Rich pink rhombs of rhodochrosite on tetrahedrite and drusy quartz matrix. Rhombs of rhodochrosite to approx. 0.8 across. Mined ca. late 1960s from this famous Colorado locality. In excellent condition. Betty Kalaskie Collection #426.