• Hematite var. Specularite
  • Hematite var. Specularite
  • Hematite var. Specularite
Oxides and Hydroxides

Hematite var. Specularite

$200.00   €185  £170.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC12836
A classic example of Specularite, the metallic bladed variety of Hematite from Florence mine near Egremont in west Cumbria, England.  A thin and irregular shaped plate of botryoidal, earthy matt red Hematite is densely coated with 1 to 2 mm blades of black Specularite with a brilliant metallic lustre.  However, at one end a number of excellent large Specularite flying saucer-like crystals stand vertically on edge, each of around 1 cm diameter.  A fine specimen of this variety of Hematite.

Details

Dimensions
6.2 × 4.6 × 2.2 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite

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