Hematite after Magnetite, Payun Volcano, Patagonia, Aragentina, Kalaskie Collection #444, Small Cabinet 4.5 x 8.3 x 8.5 cm, $250. Online 3/1.
Sharp and aesthetic group of magnetite crystals, to 3.5 cm across, faithfully replaced by hematite. There were a sensation when first collected about 10 years ago and used to be abundant on the market. The locality has faded to black which usually indicates it is worked out. In excellent condition. Betty Kalaskie Collection #444: purchased 2009.