Hematite with Aegerine on matrix from Tormiq Valley is a stunning mineral specimen that combines the lustrous metallic beauty of Hematite with the striking black-green color of Aegerine. This specimen is found in Tormiq Valley, located in the Gilgit-Baltistan region of Pakistan, which is known for producing some of the world’s most beautiful and unique mineral specimens.
This mineral specimen is composed of Hematite, which is an iron oxide mineral that is commonly found in rocks and soils. The contrast between the metallic Hematite to the white-creamy matrix looks very beautiful. It is perfectly situated on the top of the matrix showing great aesthetics. In addition to the Hematite, this mineral specimen also features a gorgeous Aegerine crystal next to Hematite on the matrix.
Aegerine is a mineral that is a member of the pyroxene group, and it is known for its black coloration. Aegerine crystals are typically elongated and prismatic, and they have a glassy luster.
The combination of the Hematite and Aegerine on the matrix creates a beautiful contrast of colors and textures.
The black Aegirine crystals stand out next to the metallic silver Hematite, and the matrix adds an earthy and natural element to the specimen which speaks for itself. A video can convey it better. The specimen is almost complete all around with a great aesthetic display. It’s a reminder of the timeless natural beauty of our planet, with each unique piece being unlike any other found on Earth.
Minerals: Hematite with Aegerine on Matrix
Cabinet Small Size:
(LWD) 7.4 x 4.2 x 4.1 cm
Xl: 3.6 x 2.1 x 1.1 cm
Weight: 127 grams
Tormiq Valley, Skardu Pakistan