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Barite on Quartz from Black Cloud Mine, Leadville District, Lake County, Colorado

 
Barite on Quartz from Black Cloud Mine, Leadville District, Lake County, Colorado

Barite on Quartz from Black Cloud Mine, Leadville District, Lake County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 24087
Mineral:Barite on Quartz
Locality:Black Cloud Mine, Leadville District, Lake County, Colorado
Description:Gray quartz crystals up to 18 mm long with scattered crystals of golden barite up to 8 mm, with minor pyrite crystals. The gray color in the quartz is due to a partial coating of galena microcrystals trapped in a thin quartz overgrowth. Bottom sawn flat.
Overall Size:4x4x3.5 cm
Crystals:1-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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