Rhodonite Photos      
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carved rhodonoite 

Rhodonite 
last edited:  11/27/17    number of photos:  11
Rhodonite is MnSiO3
hardness: 5.5 to 6.5
rhodonite as a mineral

                                                                                                                         

polished rhodonite specimens
rhodonite carving of birds*

tumble polished rhodonite:  A  B  C  D
rhodonite from Peru: 
A  B

rhodonite polished slabs:  A B  C  D  E  F  G

 

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