Weight: 20 g
Product Type: One of a kind
Rhodocrosite is a transparent to translucent manganese carbonate mineral. In its pure form it is typically a rose-red color, impurities can result in various shades of pink and pale browns. Rhodocrosite streaks white, and crystal twinning is often present. The Mohs Hardness sits between 3.5 and 4.
This cabochon is one impressive example of Rhodocrosite, remarkable banding with translucent rosy-pinks, with opaque shades of pale pink, white, and light brown. The banding pattern is captivating with some silver inclusions, that paired with the romantic reds and bright silver help add an exceptional charm to this one-of-a-kind piece.
Rhodocrosite is commonly associated with love on all levels. It is believed that Rhodocrosite can encourage compassion, kindness, selfless love, and expand spiritual consciousness. Naturally then, Rhodocrosite is believed to have an association with balancing the Heart Chakra.
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