|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New York > Goethite-Hematite|
|Locality:||Staten Island Highlands iron mining district, New York City, Richmond County, New York|
|Description:||Elongated cavity lined with lustrous brown-black goethite-hematite crystals in hemispherical aggregates to 8 mm. The dense compact fibrous structure of the goethite-hematite crystals is visible on the edges. From iron deposits first mined in 1830. Ex. Earl Verbeek collection|
|Overall Size:||12.5x6.5x4 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
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