• Baryte
  • Baryte
  • Baryte
  • Baryte


ID: CC4147

An uncommon specimen of Baryte from the Bridford Mine, Devon. Crystals of thickly bladed crystals of Baryte measure to 2.6cm tall. Having a translucent yellow brown colour, the terminations picked out by a light tan colour. The mine was last worked in the late 1950s, very few specimens were saved from the working.


4.5 × 4.6 × 0.0 cm
Ex. Nick Carruth Collection
Bridford Mine, Bridford, Devon, England, Europe

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