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The Ore ObeliskWestern Australia, Perth

 The Ore Obelisk
Ore Obelisk is symbol of 1960-1970 decade of mineral expansion and was erected in 1971 (27.7.) to celebrate the millionth citizen in the Western Australia.

Minerals from top to bottom:

  • Magnesite (Magnesium)
  • Manganese ore (Manganese)
  • Quartz Dolerite (Silver)
  • Cassiterite (Tin)
  • Hematite (Iron)
  • Galena (Lead)
  • Supergene (Nickel)
  • Nickel Sulphides (Nickel)
  • Quartz Dolerite (Gold)
  • Spodumene (Lithium)
  • Bauxite (Aluminium)
  • Chalcocite (Copper)
  • Jaspilite (Iron)
  • Azurite and Malachnite (Copper)
  • Hematite (Iron)

 
design, programming, texts & photos by Tomas Kucera (2002)
e-mail: sopta(at)post.cz, icq: 33297193


 
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