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Barite with Quartz from White Lead (Barite) Mines, Hopewell, Mercer County, New Jersey

 
Barite with Quartz from White Lead (Barite) Mines, Hopewell, Mercer County, New Jersey

Barite with Quartz from White Lead (Barite) Mines, Hopewell, Mercer County, New Jersey

DESCRIPTION:No. 23470
Mineral:Barite with Quartz
Locality:White Lead (Barite) Mines, Hopewell, Mercer County, New Jersey
Description:Bladed, white barite crystals on massive quartz matrix, with scattered 1-2 mm quartz crystals throughout. This is an old specimen from the barite mines 2 miles SW of Hopewell that closed before 1896.
Overall Size:10x6x3 cm
Crystals:1-20 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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