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Columbite-(Fe) from Morefield Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

 
Columbite-(Fe) from Morefield Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

Columbite-(Fe) from Morefield Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

Columbite-(Fe) from Morefield Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia

DESCRIPTION:No. 33733
Mineral:Columbite-(Fe)
Locality:Morefield Mine, Amelia Court House, Amelia County, Virginia
Description:Large parallel crystals of black columbite-(Fe) with sharp, clean crystal faces and well defined shapes. One corner is incomplete. This is an excellent specimen from this mine first opened in 1929. (see R.M. article Minerals of the Morefield Pegmatite) Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #134; Collected of a UVA Geology field trip in April 1949
Overall Size:5.5x5.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-4 cm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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