Manganoan Calcite with Kutnohorite
N'Chwaning III Mine, South Africa
Kutnohorite, Manganoan Calcite
N'Chwaning III Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
A beautiful manganoan calcite with kutnohorite from the N’chwaning III Mine, near Kuruman, in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province! This specimen features hundreds of elongated, light pink manganoan calcite crystals that have formed together with thin crystals of kutnohorite over a bit of matrix.