Mineral Specimen #4657 Iridescent Hematite Crystals, Quartz
Isle of Elba, italy
Ex. H. R. McBroom, from trade with Lorenzo Garbero, 1986
Well formed, black colored Hematite crystals with very smooth faces which have a high metallic luster and strong iridescent. What sets this specimen apart are the diffraction patterns the iridescence exhibits.
Flaws: There is some minor wear/chipping on some of the edges which is evident In the pictures.
3.2 x 2 x 2.5 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Oxides and Hydroxides | Quartz | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars