• Rutile Pseudomorph After Ilmenite
  • Rutile Pseudomorph After Ilmenite
  • Rutile Pseudomorph After Ilmenite
  • Rutile Pseudomorph After Ilmenite
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Rutile Pseudomorph After Ilmenite

ID: CC6091

An unusual and rare old time specimen of pseudohexagonal Ilmenite crystals measuring to 1cm pseudomorphed by crystallized dark maroon-red reticulated Rutile from the famous Alpine Binn Valley, Switzerland. Also scattered over the Quartz-Muscovite matrix are brilliant gemmy red micro-crystals of Rutile to around 0.5mm, and a cluster of octahedral black Magnetite crystals. A super specimen of a rare pseudomorph.

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Dimensions
5.4 × 4.7 × 3.2 cm
Categories
Pseudomorphs
Locality
Binn Valley, Wallis (Valais), Switzerland, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Rutile

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