Pink Dolomite on Druzy Quartz from Dongpo Mine
Dimension: 6.5cm x 3cm x 1.9cm
Locality: Dongpo Ore Field, Chenzhou Prefecture, Hunan Province, China
An attractive, collector-quality specimen from an exhausted deposit nearby Dongpo Ore Field, Hunan Province, China. This specimen is from a large crystal-lined pocket encountered in 2016. The specimen features lustrous groups of light pink, saddle-shaped Dolomite crystals grown on a plate of druzy Quartz, outstanding!
The Dongpo Ore Field is a silver-lead-zinc deposit having several active mines and produced some of the most expensive cube-octahedral green fluorite crystals with dolomite specimen in the past.