Magnetite and albite - 1034

Cerro Huañaquino, Potosi department, Bolivia


Cerro Huañaquino has produced some of the best magnetites ever found.  This specimen from there has sharp octahedral crystals with bright metallic faces dusted with contrasting cream coloured albite crystals

Formula: Magnetite Fe2+Fe3+2O4  ; Albite Na(AlSi3O8)

Status: Sold

Dimensions: 72x45x28mm

Size: Small Cabinet (S)



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