Tantamayo rhodonite occurrence, Huánuco, Peru
which has been used for making cabochons comes entirely from Tantamayo. The material is pink to dark pink, often with black spots.
Unusual, translucent, pale pink pyroxmangite
is found with rhodonite
. It forms pink, irregular "clouds" dispersed in translucent, colourless quartz. Massive pyroxmangite
was cut into cabochons, some material contains abundant yellow spessartine grains to several mm. Density 2.93 - 3.63, hardness 6-7.
Olive green jasper
with small brown spots.
Ref: J.Hyrsl (2012) Gemstones of Peru, pp. 50, 65, 70