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Barite from Chihuahua, Mexico

Barite from Chihuahua, Mexico

Barite from Chihuahua, Mexico

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Barite from Chihuahua, Mexico

Locality:Chihuahua, Mexico
Description:Plate of translucent, tan-to-brown barite crystals on spongy limonite gossan matrix. All crystals appear complete and undamaged. Most likely from Aquiles Serdan.
Overall Size:7x7x2.5 cm
Crystals:4-12 mm
Archived: For reference only






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