• Native Iridium / Osmium (alloy)
  • Native Iridium / Osmium (alloy)
  • Native Iridium / Osmium (alloy)
Native Elements

Native Iridium / Osmium (alloy)

$1,500.00   €1,354  £1,160.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20250
A glass phial containing two to three hundred loose granules of metallic lead-grey Native Iridium and Osmium occurring as a solid solution eutectic alloy, from the Urals region of Russia.  Native Iridium and Osmium are not easily found in their native form and commonly include the element Ruthenium (Ru).  The dimensions given represent the largest grains, most being more like 1 cubic mm.  They are contained in a glass phial, 7.8 cm long x 2.4 cm in diameter.

Details

Dimensions
0.3 × 0.2 × 0.1 cm
Categories
Native Elements, Rare Minerals
Locality
Urals Region, Russia, Asia

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen

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