|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from South Africa > Platinum (ore)|
|Locality:||Merensky Reef, Rustenburg, Gauteng Province, South Africa|
|Description:||Classic ore specimen from the Merensky Reef, one of the most significant sources of platinum in the world. The ore consists of platinum, platinum arsenides and Ni-Cu sulfides with traces of osmium, troilite, electrum, and chromite. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #016; Ex. Ward's Nat. Science, Inc.[Certification #RSA-9200]|
|Overall Size:||10x7x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Africa > Native Elements|
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