N'Chwaning II Mine, South Africa
N'Chwaning II Mine, N'Chwaning Mines, Kuruman, Kalahari manganese field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa
A superb yellow brucite from the N’chwaning II Mine, near Kuruman, in South Africa’s Northern Cape Province! This specimen features a grouping of bright yellow brucite crystals that have grown together to form this elongated aggregate. Brucite is a rare mineral, though it has recently been found in amazing quantity and quality from Pakistan, it remains a rarity from the manganese mines of the Kalahari.