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Graphite from Tres Hermanos Mine, Cangas de Narcea, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

 
Graphite from Tres Hermanos Mine, Cangas de Narcea, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain

DESCRIPTION:No. 33630
Mineral:Graphite
Locality:Tres Hermanos Mine, Cangas de Narcea, Oviedo, Asturias, Spain
Description:Columnar formation of pure graphite, one of the few forms of native (naturally occurring) carbon. The sides of the formation show vague layered structure that graphite is known for. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #033; Ex. Giovanni Signorelli's collection
Overall Size:6x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:3.5 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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