• Baryte
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Baryte

$750.00   €685  £570.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC13106
An off-matrix, single crystal of golden-honey Baryte from Mowbray mine, just south of Frizington in Cumbria. This thick, chunky crystal is translucent throughout and looks beautiful, especially when back-lit. The crystal contains typical crossed-diagonal cleavage planes and displays very glassy and lustrous faces whose terminations change to translucent pale yellow-cream tips. A very old, barely legible label attached to the crystal reads “Barytes, Cumberland, England”.

Details

Dimensions
9.2 × 5.4 × 2.1 cm
Categories
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Mowbray Mine, Frizington, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Baryte

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