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Gold and Barite from Siskiyou County, California

 
Gold and Barite from Siskiyou County, California

Gold and Barite from Siskiyou County, California

DESCRIPTION:No. 33602
Mineral:Gold and Barite
Locality:Siskiyou County, California
Description:Triangular crystals of metallic gold on limonite-coated barite and quartz crystals. The gold crystals are bent and deformed. The original label did not list a mine name, Rorer then attributed it to the EDM Mine with no substantiation for the attribution. Ex. John A. Rorer, Jr. collection #003; Purchased by Dr. Rorer 1948 Los Angeles Mineral Show.
Overall Size:7x5.5x4 cm
Crystals:1-5 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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