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Barite and Galena from Muscadroxiu Mine, Silius, Cagliari Province, Sardinia, Italy

 
Barite and Galena from Muscadroxiu Mine, Silius, Cagliari Province, Sardinia, Italy

Barite and Galena from Muscadroxiu Mine, Silius, Cagliari Province, Sardinia, Italy

DESCRIPTION:No. 21587
Mineral:Barite and Galena
Locality:Muscadroxiu Mine, Silius, Cagliari Province, Sardinia, Italy
Description:Beautiful specimen of golden-brown barite crystals up to 3 cm long mixed with gray galena crystals up to 3 mm. The barite is translucent and highly lustrous (hard to capture the beauty in a photograph). No damage. Acquired for $150 from D. Hauck in 1980. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #BL930
Overall Size:15x9x7 cm
Crystals:1-30 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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