Iona Chemistry

Polished specimen of Iona marble from An t-Aird on Iona (my personal collection).
Polished specimen of Iona marble from An t-Aird on Iona (my personal collection).

The nephrite of Iona has a specific gravity of 2.595, H 3.5, SiO3 44.85, MgO 36.05, FeO 3.6, Al2O3 1.3, HO 13.55.

— Cyclopaedia of Chemistry with Its Applications to Mineralogy, Physiology, and the Arts,
Robert Dundas Thomson, Griffin and Company, 1854, page 379.

Curator: Christian Clay Columba Campbell

Christian Clay Columba Campbell is a Roman Catholic of the Anglican Use. As Senior Warden of the Cathedral of the Incarnation (Orlando, FL), he organised the process by which the parish accepted the Apostolic Constitution Anglicanorum coetibus, petitioning to join the Catholic Church. The Anglican Cathedral is now the Church of the Incarnation in the Personal Ordinariate of the Chair of St. Peter.

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