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Baryte

ID: CC3249

A fine crystal specimen of Baryte from the Iron mining area of Egremont, Cumberland. A specimen displaying the progressive zonal growth of the Baryte. Showing a gemmy-translucent central blue-green tinted zone, followed with a thin band of entrapped reddish Hematite and an alternating zone on the truncated crystal edges. The crystal is sharply terminated, with a further crystal of Baryte grown out from the main crystal at an oblique angle. A matrix of red-brown hematite completes the specimen. 

Details

Dimensions
9.0 × 7.6 × 4.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Egremont, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Baryte

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