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Columbite-(Fe) var. Torrellite from Warren County, New Jersey

 
Columbite-(Fe) var. Torrellite from Warren County, New Jersey

Columbite-(Fe) var. Torrellite from Warren County, New Jersey

Columbite-(Fe) var. Torrellite from Warren County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 38336
Mineral:Columbite-(Fe) var. Torrellite
Locality:Warren County, New Jersey
Description:Dark grains of columbite-(Fe) embedded in a brick-red quartz-rich matrix. The old Ashmead label has faint writing listing the species as Torrelite, an old mineral name identified in 1892 as columbite-(Fe). Ex. Academy of Natural Sciences of Philadelphia collection 7184, presented by Samuel Ashmead (?-1864)
Overall Size:9x8x2 cm
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Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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