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Mineral Specimen No. 69024:
Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England.

This mineral specimen of Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral specimen No. 69024:

Minerals Species: Barite over Witherite.
Location of mineral deposit: Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England.
Description: Thin layer of lustrous white barite crystals to 1 mm on translucent pale-yellow hexagonal witherite crystals to 12 mm. Both the witherite crystals and overlying barite crystals fluoresce under SW UV illumination. All surfaces and edges are clean and undamaged, except for a natural contact from another intersecting crystal (no longer present). Collected by John and Robert Lawson in 1993.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 5.5x4.5x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 12 mm
Price: $85 (plus shipping).

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Mineral Specimens: Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Mineral Specimens: Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Mineral Specimens: Barite over Witherite from Scaleburn Vein, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England

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