• Hematite on Quartz
  • Hematite on Quartz
  • Hematite on Quartz
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Hematite on Quartz

$900.00   €813  £720.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8689
An attractive dome of slightly smoky Quartz crystals cover a solid Hematite core and with one side coated in black lustrous metallic crystals of Specularite, the platy crystallised variety of Hematite.  The exact provenance is not known, but it is clearly from the West Cumberland Iron Field in Cumbria.  The Quartz crystals are typically 1.5 cm across, are double terminated and lightly dusted with tiny Specularite crystals.

Details

Dimensions
8.0 × 6.1 × 6.0 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides, Quartz and Agate
Locality
Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite, Quartz

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