This custom cut Rhodocrosite cabochon has awesome bands of pink and white to show off its beauty.
Rhodochrosite – This gemstone hails from San Luis, Argentina. The cabochon displays the classic white banding and the wide pink color palate. It is also known as Inca Rose, because the Inca’s were mining the material from as early as the 13th century. The Incas believed that rhodocrosite was the blood of their former kings and queens that had turned to stone. It is a Manganese carbonate with a Mohs hardness scale of 4.
22mmx 28mm x 4mm