Hematite is a mineral form of iron oxide. It is found in hot springs, like Yellowstone, where it precipitates into layers at the bottom of ponds. Because it can have reddish streaks, it derives it’s name from the Greek aima, or blood. It can be magnetic, owing to it’s ferrous content.
Wrapped in 14 karat gold filled wire. 14 karat gold fill wire is durable, containing about 100 times more gold than gold plate. It is considered to be heirloom quality.
2 5/8" X 1 1/8" approx.
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