• Witherite coated with Baryte
  • Witherite coated with Baryte
  • Witherite coated with Baryte
  • Witherite coated with Baryte
  • Witherite coated with Baryte
  • Witherite coated with Baryte
  • Witherite coated with Baryte
Classic Minerals

Witherite coated with Baryte

$600.00   €588  £500.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC5117
A small cabinet specimen of characteristic, intergrown, translucent, creamy Witherite crystals measuring to around 1 cm and coated with a thin film of snow-white Baryte. The specimen shows a typical, partial replacement of Witherite by Baryte from Nentsberry Haggs mine, east of Alston in eastern Cumbria. Under LWUV the Baryte fluoresces a fairly bright, delicate lemon-tinged white. The specimen comes with Fred Meissner (Denver, Colorado) and Minerals Unlimited (Berkeley, California) labels.

Details

Dimensions
8.3 × 5.5 × 7.0 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Nentsberry Haggs Mine, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Witherite

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