David K. Joyce

Peru -Uchucchacua Mine

The Uchucchacua Mine is famous for silver and manganese minerals, amongst others. Here are some very good examples from this unique locality.

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AlabanditePeru -Uchucchacua Mine
  • Item #15413
  • Alabandite
  • 5.8x4.0x5.4 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 9mm
  • $35.00
  • Uchucchacua Mine
  • Oyon, Lima
  • This is a reference specimen of largely alabandite with zones of quartz. Some crude crystals in a vug in the front of the piece. Locality specimen.
ProustitePeru -Uchucchacua Mine
  • Item #19347
  • Proustite
  • 4.2x3.7x3.9 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $110.00
  • Uchucchacua Mine
  • Oyon
  • A deep carbonate and quartz crystal-lined vug with many deep red proustite crystals and a little pyrite.
Rhodochrosite, FluoritePeru -Uchucchacua Mine
  • Item #26451
  • Rhodochrosite, Fluorite
  • 4.5x3.7x3.3 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 6mm
  • $75.00
  • Uchucchacua Mine
  • Lima
  • A vug in manganese oxides matrix has lots of gemmy pink-red rhodocrosite crystals in is. As well, there are complex, rounded colourless, gemmy fluorite crystals, as well!
RhodochrositePeru -Uchucchacua Mine
  • Item #26458
  • Rhodochrosite
  • 5.7x5.3x3.0 cm
  • Largest Crystal Size: 3mm
  • $55.00
  • Uchucchacua Mine
  • Oyon, Lima
  • A number of pink, sharp rhodochrosite crystals are sprinkled, mostly, on the front of this manganese oxides matrix.