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Oxide Mineral Gallery

Available as Framed Prints, Photos, Wall Art and Gift Items

Choose from 72 pictures in our Oxide Mineral collection for your Wall Art or Photo Gift. Popular choices include Framed Prints, Canvas Prints, Posters and Jigsaw Puzzles. All professionally made for quick delivery.


Moon rock fragment Featured Print

Moon rock fragment

Moon rock fragment from the last Apollo space mission, Apollo 17, encased in perspex on a wooden plaque. The thumbnail-size rock is around 3.7 billion years old. There is just 1 piece of Moon rock in the UK from the last NASA Apollo mission and it is here in the Natural History Museum. It was a gift to the country from President Nixon in 1973. The fragment continues to provide insights into the Moon and its origins. Date: 1973

© Mary Evans / Natural History Museum

Cursed amethyst Featured Print

Cursed amethyst

When the Mineralogy Department received this amethyst in 1943 they found a note inside the box:'this stone is trebly accursed and is stained with the blood, and the dishonour of everyone who has ever owned it'. Date:

© Mary Evans / Natural History Museum

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Cassiterite Featured Print

Cassiterite

A dark-brown single crystal of cassiterite among quartz. Cassiterite comprises of (tin oxide) and forms ornately faceted crystals with high lustre. Specimen from Turnavore mine, St. Agnes, Cornwall. Date:

© Mary Evans / Natural History Museum

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