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Quartz and Hematite from West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

 
Quartz and Hematite from West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Quartz and Hematite from West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 23847
Mineral:Quartz and Hematite
Locality:West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England
Description:Di-pyramidal, smoky quartz crystals up to 15 mm on dark-metallic, bladed hematite crystals up to 3 mm. The di-pyramidal quartz is often frequently mislabeled as Beta-quartz. Sensel acquired the specimen in 1941 from Schortmanns. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #B373; Ex. Schortmanns
Overall Size:5x4x4 cm
Crystals:2-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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