BAUXITE – WEIPA

$20.00

Bauxite is the major ore of aluminum, coming from Australia’s largest bauxite deposit, Weipa in Queensland. Decent specimens of bauxite , are not often seen in mineral collections, surprisingly considering it is so important economically.

Product Description

Bauxite is the major ore of aluminum, coming from Australia’s largest bauxite deposit, Weipa in Queensland. Decent specimens of bauxite , are not often seen in mineral collections, surprisingly considering it is so important economically and physically. To quote Wickopedia “Bauxite is a sedimentary rock with a relatively high aluminium content. It is the world’s main source of aluminium”.

WEIPA, QLD

64 x 31 x 26mm