• Baryte with Calcite
Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates

Baryte with Calcite

$200.00   €174  £150.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC20538
Broad, flat tabular Baryte crystals to over 3 cm tall sit in a Calcite lined vug in greenish-fawn marl, a soft calcareous mudstone.  The Baryte crystals are glassy with a bright lustre, mainly translucent, but with semi-transparent zones of delicate pale honey grading to subtle duck-egg blue terminations.  A splendid specimen from the modern classic locality of Peak Hill at Sidmouth in Devon, England.

Details

Dimensions
6.0 × 9.2 × 6.8 cm
Categories
Calcite, Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Peak Hill, Sidmouth, East Devon, Devon, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Baryte, Calcite

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