|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Mexico > Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite (var. Martite)|
|Mineral:||Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite (var. Martite)|
|Description:||Classic formation of martite, an obsolete name for these hematite pseudomorphs of octahedral magnetite crystals, with a few calcite crystals that fluoresce under UV illumination. The magnetite crystallized then altered to hematite maintaining the shape. Ex. Larry Krause (1945-2010) collection|
|Overall Size:||11x7x6 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Mexico > Pseudomorphs (False Form)|
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