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Siderite with Quartz from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

 
Siderite with Quartz from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

Siderite with Quartz from Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 59890
Mineral:Siderite with Quartz
Locality:Roxbury Iron Mine, Mine Hill, Roxbury, Litchfield County, Connecticut
Description:Heavy crystallized mass of rhombohedral brown siderite crystals with milky quartz. Siderite was the primary ore at this early iron mine that first was mined in 1724. The siderite crystals are brown with bronze-colored iridescence.
Overall Size:8x6x5 cm
Crystals:
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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