• Hematite and Quartz
  • Hematite and Quartz
  • Hematite and Quartz
  • Hematite and Quartz
Oxides and Hydroxides

Hematite and Quartz

$550.00   €499  £420.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC14140
A classic association of black lustrous bladed specular Hematite with slightly smoky Quartz crystals on botryoidal Hematite (‘kidney ore’) from Florence mine by the town of Egremont in Cumbria.  Specular Hematite, also termed ‘Specularite’, is a crystalline variety of Hematite and occurs in bright metallic intergrown cockscomb blades to about 5 mm across.  The Quartz forms stubby terminated crystals to 1.5 cm wide, of an attractive translucent smoky grey.

Details

Dimensions
8.4 × 6.5 × 5.5 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides, Quartz and Agate
Locality
Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite, Quartz

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