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Iron (native) from Qeqertarsuaq Island (Disko Island), Kitaa Province, Greenland

 
Iron (native) from Qeqertarsuaq Island (Disko Island), Kitaa Province, Greenland

Iron (native) from Qeqertarsuaq Island (Disko Island), Kitaa Province, Greenland

DESCRIPTION:No. 33614
Mineral:Iron (native)
Locality:Qeqertarsuaq Island (Disko Island), Kitaa Province, Greenland
Description:Slab of black basalt showing native iron blebs evenly distributed throughout. Note this occurrence is proven to be terrestrial native iron, not meteoric origin. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #017
Overall Size:12x5x1 cm
Crystals:.2-1 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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