Rhodochrosite with Tetrawickmanite


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Tetrawickmanite is a tetragonal-dipyramidal mineral containing hydrogen, manganese, oxygen, and tin. It is very rare and was identified by Jason Smith with a notation stating this example was particularly rich. In addition, some lovely pink orbs of Rhodochrosite embellish the piece.

Locality: Foote Lithium Company Mine, Kings Mountain, Cleveland County, North Carolina

Composition: manganese carbonate and  Mn2+[Sn4+(OH)6]

Dimensions: 7 × 4 × 3.6 cm
Dimensions: 7 × 4 × 3.6 cm