• Baryte with Dolomite
  • Baryte with Dolomite
Carbonates

Baryte with Dolomite

$500.00   €494  £420.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC32863
This splendid blue and red Baryte crystal, partly encrusted with creamy Dolomite crystals, is from the iron mines around Frizington in the West Cumberland Iron Field, now the county of Cumbria.  Ex. the Mike Brooke Collection, the asymmetric, chisel-terminated ,ex. matrix crystal exudes west Cumbria and is a great aesthetic and good representative example.  The Baryte crystal measures 9.5 cm long and grades from opaque teal blue to gemmy teal through one side of the termination.  The face of this same side is tinged deep blood red by Hematite and displays good zoning.  The Baryte‚Äôs entire surface is glassy and lustrous, making a very fine display specimen.

Details

Dimensions
2.0 × 9.8 × 4.8 cm
Categories
Carbonates, Sulphates, Nitrates and Borates
Locality
Frizington, West Cumberland Iron Field, Cumbria, England

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Baryte, Dolomite

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