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Hematite var. Kidney Ore from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

 
Hematite var. Kidney Ore from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Hematite var. Kidney Ore from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

Hematite var. Kidney Ore from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 44627
Mineral:Hematite var. Kidney Ore
Locality:Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England
Description:Botryoidal dark metallic hematite, variety kidney ore, fully crystallized on the front and rear of the specimen. On the exposed edges the layered, radiating growth patterns are visible. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #699
Overall Size:4.5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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