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RM2408   Rhodochrosite, tetrahedrite, pyrite and quartz

Casapalca Mine, Casapalca, Huarochiri, Lima, Peru

On a rich group of rosettes of rhodochrosite, with a pinkish tone and a silky luster, there are various crystals of tetrahedrite, defined, brilliant and contrasting on the matrix.


Size: 6.7 x 5 x 3.2 cm.
Main crystal: 3 mm. Td
Found in ca. 1985.

Col. J. Astor (Barcelona).


 

RM2216   Rhodochrosite

Uchucchacua mina, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Group of rhodochrosite crystals with a uniform pink color, with well-defined rhombohedron echeloned and scalenohedron forms. Good gemmy transparence. They are accompanied by other smaller rhodo crystals. On a solid matrix with quartz crystals with inclusions and manganese oxides.


Size: 6.5 x 3.5 x 3.4 cm.
Main crystal: 6 mm.

Price: 55 €Reserved

 

RM2215   Rhodochrosite

Uchucchacua mina, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Group of rhodochrosite crystals with a uniform pink color, with well-defined rhombohedron echeloned and scalenohedron forms. Good gemmy transparence. They are accompanied by other smaller rhodo crystals. On a solid matrix with quartz crystals with inclusions and manganese oxides.


Size: 4.8 x 3.2 x 3.2 cm.
Main crystal: 5 mm.

Price: 45 €Reserved

 

RM2036   Rhodochrosite

Uchucchacua mina, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Group of rhodochrosite crystals with a uniform pink color, with well-defined rhombohedron echeloned and scalenohedron forms. Good gemmy transparence. They are accompanied by other smaller rhodo crystals. On a solid matrix with quartz crystals with inclusions and manganese oxides.


Size: 4.8 x 4.6 x 4 cm.
Main crystal: 1 cm.

 

RM2037   Rhodochrosite

Uchucchacua mina, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Group of rhodochrosite crystals with a uniform pink color, with well-defined rhombohedron echeloned and scalenohedron forms. Good gemmy transparence. They are accompanied by other smaller rhodo crystals. On a solid matrix with fluorite, quartz crystals with inclusions and manganese oxides.


Size: 4.8 x 4.6 x 2.6 cm.
Main crystal: 1.1 cm.

Price: 55 €Buy
 

RM1978   Rhodochrosite with quartz and fluorite

Uchucchacua mina, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Group of rhodochrosite crystals that stand out for their color, with well-defined scalenohedron shapes and good transparence. Accompanied by other smaller rhodo crystals. On a matrix with manganese oxides, hyaline quartz crystals and some colorless fluorite.


Size: 5.0 x 3.3 x 3.2 cm.
Main crystal: 8 mm.

 

RM1977   Rhodochrosite with quartz

Uchucchacua mina, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Group of Rhodochrosite crystals with a uniform pink color, with well-defined scalenohedron shapes and good gemmy transparence. They are accompanied by other smaller rhodo crystals. On a solid matrix with hyaline quartz crystals with inclusions and manganese oxides.


Size: 5.7 x 3.8 x 3.8 cm.
Main crystal: 7 mm.

 

RM1976   Fluorite with rhodochrosite

Uchucchacua mina, Oyón, Lima, Peru

We have labeled this specimen as fluorite, because it highlights a group of crystals of this species, transparent to translucent, with complex facets of the dodecahedron, with faces with polysynthetic growths. They are disposed in a vug of bright rhodo crystals and intense pink. A second generation of rhodo forms globules of honey tone. A very curious and aesthetic Mina Uchucchacuapiece.


Size: 5.6 x 4.3 x 3.6 cm.
Main crystal: 3.5 mm.

 

RM1824   Bournonite, boulangerite and

Casapalca, Huarochiri, Lima, Peru

Group of bournonite prismatic crystals, with striated faces by the cyclic twin; interesting acute terminal faces, good brilliance and complete crystals. They are accompanied by bright aggregates of acicular boulangerite and sharp pyrite crystals. They are accompanied by lenticular crystals of possible magnesite or dolomite. A sample purchased by Sr. Manchion from Dr. Joan Viñals, in the 80s. A different piece from this Peruvian locality.


Size: 5.6 x 4.3 x 3.5 cm.
Main crystal: 6 x 2 mm.
Found in 12/1984.

Col. J.M. Manchion (Barcelona). No. 120. J. Viñals, 12/984.


Price: 55 €Reserved

 

RM1756   Rhodochrosite

Uchucchacua mine, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Very large group of rhodochrosite crystals, very bright, transparent and richly faceted. They show interpenetrated figures of the rhombohedron and the escalenohedron. The pink color is very uniform and intense. They are disposed forming aggregates or as isolated individuals, on a matrix with kutnohorite. A old piece belonging of the first specimens those arrived from these Peruvian mines.


Size: 6.0 x 5.2 x 3.7 cm.
Main crystal: 5 x 3 mm.
Found in ±1982.

Col. J.M. Manchion (Barcelona).
 

RM1691   Tetrahedrite with chalcopyrite, siderite and quartz

Casapalca Mine, Casapalca, Huarochiri, Lima, Peru

Very rich specimen formed by several tetrahedrite crystals, sharp, brilliant, with golden facets due to chalcopyrite. They show forms of the tetrahedron and the cube, together with more complex ones. They are disposed very aesthetically on a matrix covered with quartz crystals and peppered by globular orange siderite. A very esthetic specimen, for lovers of crystallography and sulfides. Analysis show a silver content.


Size: 8.3 x 6.0 x2.7 cm.
Main crystal: 10 x 8 mm.

Analyzed specimen with report


 

RM1527   Epidote

Concesión Morgan 3, Coayllo, Cañete, Lima, Peru

Epidote crystal of a really good size (also for this locality), very sharp and with parallel growths, developed prism, striated. Near doubly terminated. The terminal faces are well defined by various pinacoids. The brightness is excellent and the intense green color can be observed when the light strikes the crystals. Of a little represented locality in the collections.


Size: 8.0 x 5.5 x 2.8 cm.
Found in 2012

 

RM1510   Rhodochrosite with fluorite and quartz

Uchucchacua Mine, Oyón, Lima, Peru

A huge size rhodochrosite crystal with an intense red color and well defined scalenohedral forms. Good color and transparence. On a solid rocky matrix with hyaline quartz and cubic fluorite crystals (fluorescent). A good specimen hard to find...


Size: 6.5 x 6.0 x 5.0 cm.
Main crystal: 16 x 8 mm.

Fluorescent under long wave UV
 

RM1021   Rhodochrosite

Uchucchacua Mine, Oyón, Lima, Peru

A huge size rhodochrosite crystal with an intense red-pink color and well defined scalenohedral forms. Good color and transparence. On a solid rocky matrix with quartz.


Size: 6.5 x 4.8 x 2.7 cm.
Main crystal: 13 x 10 mm.

 

RM832   Epidote

Concesión Morgan 3, Coayllo, Cañete, Lima, Peru

Of this specimen I'm not sure if emphasize its size or defined faces and edges, or both. It is a sample for lovers of crystallography to those can give good moments! Brilliance, color, marked faces, rich in facets... An unique opportunity to have a crystal of this quality for the species.


Size: 6,8 x 5,0 x 4,8 cm.
Found in 2012.

 

RM834   Epidote

Concesión Morgan 3, Coayllo, Cañete, Lima, Peru

A very interesting cluster of sharp epidote crystals showing a developed striated prism and parallel growth. Terminal faces are defined by various pinacoids. The brilliance is excellent and the deep green color, near black in thick crystals, could be perfectly observed when light crosses through them. From a Peruvian locality not well represented in collections. Take a look in Mineralogical Record Tom's Online.


Size: 5,5 x 5,3 x 3,8 cm.
Main crystal: 38 x 24 mm.
Found in 2012.

 

RM836   Silver and acanthite

Uchucchacua mine, Oyón, Lima, Peru

Long wire silver crystal aprtially covered by greyish acanthite. It is very aerial disposed on a matrix with quartz, silver and some samll acanthite crystals. It has grown on a quartz crystal as a base. Very aesthetic.


Size: 4,8 x 2,0 x 1,7 cm.
Main crystal: 40 x 2 mm.
Found in 2002.

 

RM670   Axinite-(Fe) with quartz, clinochlore and epidote

Sayán, Huaura, Lima, Peru

Group of lanceolated axinite-(Fe) crystals, with excellent color and brilliance, very sharp and transparent. They are partially covering a matrix of quartz crystals with dark green clinochlore aggregates, also with green epidote. The specimen is much better in hand than in the picture.


Size: 6,3 x 5,3 x 3,4 cm.
Main crystal: 8 x 2 mm.
Found in 2013.

 

RM668   Axinite-(Fe) with Prenhite

Sayán, Huaura, Lima, Peru

Group of lanceolated axinite-(Fe) crystals, with excellent color and brilliance, very sharp and transparent. They are partially covering a matrix and accompanied by aggregates of yellow to white prehnite. The specimen is much better in hand than in the picture. A new find in Perú.


Size: 5,3 x 5,2 x 3,5 cm.13 x 3 mm
Main crystal: 13 x 3 mm.
Found in 2013.

Precio reducido-Reduced price 60€
 

RM666   Axinite-(Fe) with quartz, clinochlore and Prenhite

Sayán, Huaura, Lima, Peru

Group of lanceolated axinite-(Fe) crystals, with excellent color and brilliance, very sharp and transparent. They are partially covering a matrix of quartz crystals with dark green clinochlore aggregates, also with yellow prehnite. The specimen is much better in hand than in the picture. A new find in Perú.


Size: 6,0 x 4,5 x 4,5 cm.
Main crystal: 8 x 3 mm.
Found in 2013.

 

RM661   Epidote

Concesión Morgan 3, Coayllo, Cañete, Lima, Peru

A very interesting cluster of sharp epidote crystals showing a developed striated prism, some doubly terminated. Terminal faces are defined by various pinacoids. The brilliance is excellent and the deep green color, near black in thick crystals, could be perfectly observed when light crosses through them. From a Peruvian locality not well represented in collections.


Size: 3,5 x 3,4 x 2,8 cm.
Main crystal: 18 x 8 mm.
Found in 2013.

 
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