Hematite (Var: Iron Rose)

Specimen ID: WD6-C81

Hematite (Var: Iron Rose) : Fe2O3
As recorded:
Mt. Cervandone area, Devero Alp, Baceno, Devero Valley, Antigorio Valley, Ossola Valley, Verbano-Cusio-Ossola Province, Piedmont, Italy
Mindat locality:

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Iron rose made up of thin hematite crystals, with signs of concomitant growth in the formation of a mineral from the chlorite group, subsequently dissolded, thus showing irregular contours of the hematite crystals. Collection and photo of Gianfranco Ciccolini.
Gianfranco Ciccolini - 24th April 2018
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