Polished Large Rhodonite & Chromite Standing Display piece x 1 from Atsimo-Andrefana, Madagascar

R 612.00 ZAR
  • Polished Large Rhodonite & Chromite Standing Display piece x 1  from Atsimo-Andrefana, Madagascar

Polished Large Rhodonite & Chromite Standing Display piece x 1 from Atsimo-Andrefana, Madagascar

R 612.00 ZAR
Rhodonite is a Manganese inosilicate, SiO? and member of the pyroxenoid group of minerals, crystallizing in the triclinic system. It commonly occurs as cleavable to compact masses with a rose-red colour. Material has a fairly sporadic supply from Madagascar with each piece being hand selected for colour and complexity of patterns. The Rhodonite occurs with black Chromite and has a high weight to size ratio. The pink colour is variable from a dusky pink to semi gemmy which is exceptionally rare. This is a very hard stone and every piece is polished to perfection. Price is grade dependent. Items are as shown.

Locality = Atsimo-Andrefana, Madagascar
Grade = Very Good Grade
Size = 127 x 86 x 61 mm | 5 x 3.4 x 2.4 inch
Weight = 1.3 Kg | 2.9 Lbs

Product Type = Decor item

SKU = S43930RHOD
Nett Weight = 1.325 kg *

Currently 1 in stock.

Please Note: The product title specifies the exact number of pieces included for the listed product price e.g. x 12, x 1, x 35 etc. The vast majority of our products are individually graded batches or single pieces which are priced accordingly. Therefore, if we state “Currently 1 in stock” this means we have 1 batch and/or 1 piece available as per the number of pieces indicated in the product title.

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Rhodonite is a Manganese inosilicate, SiO? and member of the pyroxenoid group of minerals, crystallizing in the triclinic system. It commonly occurs as cleavable to compact masses with a rose-red colour. Material has a fairly sporadic supply from Madagascar with each piece being hand selected for colour and complexity of patterns. The Rhodonite occurs with black Chromite and has a high weight to size ratio. The pink colour is variable from a dusky pink to semi gemmy which is exceptionally rare. This is a very hard stone and every piece is polished to perfection. Price is grade dependent. Items are as shown.

Locality = Atsimo-Andrefana, Madagascar
Grade = Very Good Grade
Size = 127 x 86 x 61 mm | 5 x 3.4 x 2.4 inch
Weight = 1.3 Kg | 2.9 Lbs

Product Type = Decor item