Hematite : Ouro Preto, Minas Gerais, Brazil
Miniature: 32 x 46 x 17mm
Hexagonal stacked crystals of Hematite forming a classic Iron Rose, from the world renowned Ouro Preto mining district in Minas Gerais, Brazil.
The specimen is formed from metallic black hexagonal platy Hematite crystals stacked from front to back, as shown on the photographs.
There is possible minor chlorite associated.
Mounted on perspex for display.