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Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite with Augite from Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah

 
Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite with Augite from Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah

Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite with Augite from Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah

DESCRIPTION:No. 42488
Mineral:Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite with Augite
Locality:Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah
Description:Dark metallic hematite pseudomorphs after magnetite crystals up to 7 mm across with prismatic black augite crystals up to 15 mm long. This formation used to be called martite, but is now recognized to be a pseudomorph. The old label lists it from Moab. Ex. Steve Chamberlain collection #5959; ex. Metzger; ex. Bentley
Overall Size:7x6x3 cm
Crystals:3-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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