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Thursday, 7 January 2016

The "Alma King" Rhodochrosite


The "Alma King" was found in 1992 in the "Rainbow Pocket" at the Sweet Home Mine.
This is the biggest known rhodochrosite crystal in the world, measuring 15cm across and It has been repaired on its matrix. It is now on display at the Denver Museum of Nature and Science.

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