1.6" Golden Crystal Needles of RUTILE Growing from ShinyHEMATITE Brazil for sale

  • $234.50$350.00
  • Mineral: Rutile
  • Product Code: EB0717RUTH4
  • Availability: In Stock

On this specimen the needle-like crystals of rutile are brilliant yellow with golden reflections. They have grown epitaxially on tabular hematite, which has a gunmetal luster. The acicular rutile radiates outward in three groups from the center of platy hematite. This is a fine example of the stunning rutile crystals that have been coming out of Brazil in the last frew years, with no discernable damage.

Location Novo Horizonte, Bahia, Brazil
Size 1.6" x 1.5" x 0.5"
Suggested Stand A clear acrylic display box comes free with this specimen.