Chondrodite on Magnetite

A shiny black chunk of pyramidal magnetite with glittering red crystals of chondrodite on top

Photo by Rob Lavinsky, retrieved from Mindat at http://www.mindat.org/photo-37952.html

A shiny black chunk of pyramidal magnetite with glittering red crystals of chondrodite on top. It was found in the Tilly Foster Iron Mine in New York. Since it measures only 2.8 x 2.6 x 2.1 cm, if you’re on a desktop or tablet, you’re viewing it larger than actual size.

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