Large Rhodonite Tower | Brazil
Approx. dimensions: 6" x 1.75" x 1"
Rhodonite is a manganese silicate mineral with a cloudy transparency. Rhodonite comes in shades that vary from pale pink to deep red with brown and blacks. It has a shiny luster when polished. It is composed of other minerals such as magnesium, calcite and iron. It has a triclinic crystal system and occurs in ores or as rounded crystals.