• Hematite
  • Hematite
  • Hematite
Gallery

Hematite

$200.00   €167  £150.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17990
A superb large thumbnail Hematite forms multiple-stacked, intense steely-black hexagonal plates with a bright, mirror-like lustre.  The specimen is from the Alpine-type fissures which occur in the Permian and Carboniferous rocks of this area.  The compound set of hexagonal plates measures 1.7 x 1.5 x 0.9 cm and perches nicely on a matrix of glassy translucent Adularia crystals, a variety of Orthoclase Feldspar.

Details

Dimensions
3.4 × 2.2 × 1.7 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Cavradi Gorge, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch, Grischun, Switzerland

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite, Hematite

Related Mineral Specimens

Quartz with Hematite
$650
 Frizington, Cumbria, England, Europe
A super example of equant, well developed and glassy, double-terminated Quartz crystals containing...
Andradite on Hematite
$3,500
 Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
A fine sparkling crystal druse of red-brown Andradite completely covers crystals of Hematite...
Hematite with Rutile
$2,250
 Cavradi Gorge, Tujetsch, Grischun (Graubunden), Switzerland, Europe
A choice specimen of a lustrous black well-formed group of bladed Hematite crystals measuring...
Hematite
$2,000
 Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
A stunning specimen of mirror-bright, jet black Hematite with associated salmon-pink Andradite...