• Baryte
  • Baryte
  • Baryte
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates

Baryte

$85.00   €72  £60.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC13263
Silverband mine was exploited for Baryte and quickly became famous amongst collectors for its magnificent and large Baryte crystals.  This fine specimen is a good example of the long tabular crystal habit with a sharp, bevelled chisel termination.  The crystal  is translucent smoky-grey with patchy colourless zones and areas of surface iridescence.  At one side, two prism faces are naturally etched from about mid-way down to the base.

Details

Dimensions
7.2 × 4.2 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Baryte

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