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Hematite, Hand sample, GL1897

Physical Description

Hand sample of hematite with a crystalline coating of specular iron on trachyte. Shiny iron crystals are clearly visible.


Presented by: Dr Frank Ulrich

Field Collection


Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 20 x 50 x 58mm

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