• Hematite with Rutile on Quartz
  • Hematite with Rutile on Quartz
  • Hematite with Rutile on Quartz
Oxides and Hydroxides

Hematite with Rutile on Quartz

$250.00   €220  £200.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC17994
A most elegant large thumbnail/small miniature of Hematite forming a curved group of intergrown Iron Rose habit crystals shot though with golden-orange Rutile needles, all perched on the apex of a tapering Quartz crystal.  This fascinating specimen is from Cavradi Gorge in the Curnera Valley, Tujetsch, Grischun, Switzerland.  The Rutile forms sprays of grouped acicular crystals within the black metallic Hematite plates that form each ‘rose’.  A lovely specimen mounted on a square black acrylic base.

Details

Dimensions
3.5 × 2.3 × 1.2 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides, Quartz and Agate
Locality
Cavradi Gorge, Curnera Valley, Tujetsch, Grischun, Switzerland

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rutile, Hematite, Rutile

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