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Magnetite : Fe2+Fe3+2O4
minID: J30-VW8

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Dimensions: 6 cm x 5.8 cm x 2.6 cm

6 x 5.8 x 2.6 cm. A recent batch of magnetite specimens from Bolivia was exceptional in the size of the crystals, their sharpness and luster, and the absence of the typical corroded, oxidized crystals that can sometimes detract. These crystals measure to over 1 cm on edge, 1.5 cm tip-to-tip.

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Photo added: 6th Sep 2007

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