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Hematite from Rio Marina, Isola d'Elba, Tuscan Archipelago, Livorno, Italy

 
Hematite from Rio Marina, Isola d'Elba, Tuscan Archipelago, Livorno, Italy

Hematite from Rio Marina, Isola d'Elba, Tuscan Archipelago, Livorno, Italy

Hematite from Rio Marina, Isola d'Elba, Tuscan Archipelago, Livorno, Italy

Hematite from Rio Marina, Isola d'Elba, Tuscan Archipelago, Livorno, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 44454
Mineral:Hematite
Locality:Rio Marina, Isola d'Elba, Tuscan Archipelago, Livorno, Italy
Description:Large bladed dark-metallic hematite crystals to 30 mm across with striated surfaces and iridescent luster varying from yellow to blue to purple. Brown limonite is scattered throughout in the crevices and could be cleaned further. Ex. Harold D. Miller (1838-1919 or 1920) collection, bequeathed to the Wadsworth Atheneum in 1909; ex. Loomis-Chaffee School
Overall Size:7.5x4x4 cm
Crystals:4-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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