• Quartz with Hematite
  • Quartz with Hematite
  • Quartz with Hematite
  • Quartz with Hematite
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Quartz with Hematite

$650.00   €558  £510.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC8891
A super example of equant, well developed and glassy, double-terminated Quartz crystals containing included disseminated Hematite of the “Specular” variety, from the Frizington mining area of west Cumbria.  The high-lustre, stubby Quartz crystals are all around 1.5 cm along their termination edges and sit on a thin plate of greyish-white Quartz covering remnant shell-like layers of brick-red Hematite. The Quartz crystals sit in a bed of micro “Specular” black Hematite and are all heavily included with “Specular” Hematite to a density making them appear almost jet black. 

Details

Dimensions
8.6 × 7.3 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Oxides and Hydroxides, Silicates
Locality
Frizington, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite, Quartz

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