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Barytocalcite from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)

 
Barytocalcite from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)

Barytocalcite from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)

Barytocalcite from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)

Barytocalcite from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)

Barytocalcite from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)

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Barytocalcite from Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)

DESCRIPTION:No. 27593
Mineral:Barytocalcite
Locality:Alston Moor, West Cumberland Iron Mining District, Cumbria, England (Type Locality for Barytocalcite)
Description:Several pockets lined with transparent, water-clear barytocalcite crystals with one cavity with a second white mineral that may be barite. With old pen-and-ink label that has been partially bleached obscuring the complete text, though it is visible. Ex. A. Lincoln Sherk II, MD. (1896-1970)
Overall Size:10x7x6 cm
Crystals:.5-6 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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