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Mineral Specimen No. 76692:
Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado.

This mineral specimen Barite in Calcite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado 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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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 76692:

Mineral Species: Barite in Calcite.
Location of origin: Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado.
Description: Four lustrous transparent blue barite crystals to 33 mm in plate of lustrous transparent yellow calcite crystals to 1 mm. The barite crystals are prismatic form, with beveled prism and termination faces. Barite crystals on matrix are uncommon from the classic locality. The largest barite crystal was restored with glue. Collected ca. 1975. The calcite fluoresces and phosphoresces under UV illumination.
Overall size: 8x5.5x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: 1-33 mm
Price: $125 (plus shipping).

Mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Detail view of mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Detail view of mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Detail view of mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Detail view of mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Detail view of mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Detail view of mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Photographs Above: daylight illumination.
Photograph Below: UV illumination with 254 nm shortwave (SW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Shortwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Photograph Below: UV illumination with 365 nm longwave (LW) ultraviolet illumination. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Longwave ultraviolet illuminated mineral Barite in Calcite for sale from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

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