• Hematite and Calcite
  • Hematite and Calcite
  • Hematite and Calcite
  • Hematite and Calcite
Gallery

Hematite and Calcite

ID: CC2245

A hemispherical specimen of Hematite and Calcite from the Beckermet Mine, Cumbria. The Hematite forms a red-brown egg shell, pleasingly coated in black sparkling micro-crystals of metallic Specular Hematite. The Hematite is surmounted by translucent scattered crystals of Calcite to 1cm, with a satiny luster. The specimen has been repaired, but this not evident from the display faces.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 6.0 × 3.8 cm
Categories
Ex. University Of Arizona Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
Beckermet Mine, Egremont, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Hematite

Related Mineral Specimens

HEMATITE Var. "KIDNEY ORE"
$2,500
 Florence Mine, Egremont, Cumbria, England, Europe
A toad-like naturally polished warty mass of high-grade Hematite from the now abandoned Florence...
Hematite
$1,250
 N'Chwaning Mines, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
A choice miniature of intergrown crystals of Hematite, up to 1.5 cm across, from the N'Chwaning...
Hematite
$2,000
 Wessels Mine, Hotazel, Kalahari Manganese Fields, Northern Cape Province, South Africa, Africa
A stunning specimen of mirror-bright, jet black Hematite with associated salmon-pink Andradite...
Quartz with Hematite
$650
 Frizington, Cumbria, England, Europe
A super example of equant, well developed and glassy, double-terminated Quartz crystals containing...