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Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite (var. Martite) from Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah

 
Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite (var. Martite) from Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah

Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite (var. Martite) from Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah

Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite (var. Martite) from Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah

DESCRIPTION:No. 59023
Mineral:Hematite pseudomorphs after Magnetite (var. Martite)
Locality:Twin Peaks, Millard County, Utah
Description:Classic specimen of dark-metallic hematite pseudomorphs after octahedral magnetite crystals (a.k.a. Martite) to 18 mm with old pen-and-ink label indicating that Sherk acquired the specimen from Toothaker, a well known Philadelphia mineral collector. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970); ex. Charles R. Toothaker (1873-1952)
Overall Size:8x5.5x3.5 cm
Crystals:2-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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