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    Ferroaxinite
    Bourg d'Oisans, Isère
    Rhône-Alpes
    France
    1.52 x 1.52 x 0.77 inches (3.87 x 3.86 x 1.95 cm)


    This specimen features a small group of lustrous brown crystals of Ferroaxinite on Quartz. The thin sharp crystals have a "smoky" appeal and contrast boldly against the clear matrix punctuated by some areas of rust coloration. This is a fairly nice, smaller example which could be displayed with multiple orientations. The French locality only adds to the romance of the appealing specimen which does its homeland proud.

    [Scale: 1 inch, with mark at 1 cm]


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    Auction Info

    Auction Dates
    May, 2016
    19th Thursday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 10
    Lot Tracking Activity: N/A
    Page Views: 222

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