• Baryte on Calcite
  • Baryte on Calcite
  • Baryte on Calcite
  • Baryte on Calcite
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates

Baryte on Calcite

$450.00   €404  £360.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC15127
An excellent group of pale honey-tan to colourless Baryte as bladed crystals to 5 cm in a bed of sucrosic Calcite crystals on pale green and pink marl.  From the exposure high in the cliff face of Peak Hill, which forms a vertical cliff along the sea coast at Sidmouth in Devon, England. The Baryte crystals are in parallel growth and grade from dark honey-tan at their base towards near-colourless Baryte towards their terminations.  A lovely modern classic from Sidmouth in Devon.

Details

Dimensions
5.7 × 5.3 × 3.0 cm
Categories
Calcite, Carbonates, Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Peak Hill Cliff, Sidmouth, Devon, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Baryte, Calcite

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