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Hematite

$400.00   €372  £320.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19739
Parallel hexagonal plates of metallic silver-black Hematite, attached to a little milky Quartz, form a charming thumbnail specimen from Fibbia, a 2,738 m (8,983 ft) high mountain in the Swiss Lepontine Alps overlooking the St. Gotthard Pass. The maximum width of the Hematite crystals is 2.4 cm and the display face forms a slightly concave nest of successively diminishing overlapping blades. A lovely example of this habit of Alpine Hematite mounted vertically on a small square acrylic base.

Details

Dimensions
1.8 × 3.0 × 1.3 cm
Categories
Latest Additions, Oxides and Hydroxides
Locality
Fibbia, Fontana, St. Gotthard Massif, Leventina, Ticino (Tessin), Switzerland

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite

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