Pewter Miner With A Cart Of Rhombs Shaped Rhodochrosite Crystal. Colorado's Sweet Home Mine Rhodochrosite Specimens Are One Of The Most Highly Sought After Collectibles In The Mineral Market Today. Ranked At The Top In The Recent Publication "american Mineral Treasures," Rhodochrosite Has Been Recognized As A True National Treasure. Since The Mine Closed In 2004, Specimens Have Become Scarce. This Pewter Miner Measures 1.5" In Length X 3/4" In Width X 1" In Height (Size Of Matchbox).
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