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Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

 
Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

Hematite with Turgite coating from Zacatecas, Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 73688
Mineral:Hematite with Turgite coating
Locality:Zacatecas, Mexico
Description:Botryoidal hematite crystals to in rounded aggregates to 4 mm diameter on all sides of the specimen. The hematite surfaces are coated with colorful iridescent turgite (altered hematite-goethite) that vary from blue to green to pink iridescence. Ex. Mort Metersky collection
Overall Size:7x4.5x4 cm
Crystals:micro to 1 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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