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Magnetite with Actinolite var. Byssolite from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

 
Magnetite with Actinolite var. Byssolite from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Magnetite with Actinolite var. Byssolite from French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 41467
Mineral:Magnetite with Actinolite var. Byssolite
Locality:French Creek Iron Mines, St. Peters, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Description:Lustrous black octahedral magnetite crystals surrounded by bronze-colored actinolite, variety byssolite, that is not crystallized but more like what is called Mountain Leather. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #1068, collected in 1975
Overall Size:6x3.5x3 cm
Crystals:1-4 mm
Status: For reference only
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