5.7" Polished "Desert Sunset" Banded Iron Slab - Western Australia
This is a vibrant, 5.7" wide slab of "Desert Sunset" banded iron from Western Australia. It has been cut and polished to a glossy-finish and is accompanied by an acrylic display stand for presentation.
The banded iron is comprised of alternating bands of black hematite, chert and yellow/red jasper. It comes from near Fields Find, a small abandoned gold mining center in the Midwest Region of Western Australia.
Chalcedony var. Jasper, Chalcedony var. Chert & Hematite
Fields Find, Midwest Region, Western Australia
5.7 x 5.6", .3" thick