The pink color of Rhodochrosite is created by the presence of manganese and it is formed when manganese is dissolved by groundwater and combines with a carbonate material and then drips off the ceiling of caves and crevices deep underground. It is found in veins of silver, copper, lead and manganese. Rhodochrosite is found in Argentina, Mexico, Spain, Africa, Peru, and Montana, U.S. Ranges from light red to rose red to pink, often with black spots and veins. The name is said to be derived from the Greek word “rhodon” (pink) and “chros” (color). It is referred to as the Inca Rose by the Incas who believed the spilled blood of their rulers transformed into Rhodochrosite.
Younique JewelryMSRP:Now: $199.00Was:Six stones with adjustable toggle clasp. Approximate length 7"-8". January birthstone. Made in India. Rhodochrosite is a gorgeous, deep raspberry-pink or rose-red crystal that is also called the Stone of the Compassionate Heart. It is the...MSRP:Now: $199.00Was:
Younique JewelryMSRP:Now: $46.00Was:Sterling silver small oval brown pink Rhodochrosite earrings (more brown than pink). Approximate size 1.25" long. Any unusual color that may be in some of the photos are only reflections or shadows. 10.9 grams. Handmade by us, part of our jewelry...MSRP:Now: $46.00Was:
Younique JewelryMSRP:Now: $29.00Was:Sterling silver small oval brown pink Rhodochrosite pendant. Handmade by us, our jewelry division Younique Jewelry. Approximate size 1.25". Any unusual color that may be in some of the photos are only reflections or shadows. 5.1 grams. ...MSRP:Now: $29.00Was: