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Barite and Chrysocolla on Calcite from Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

 
Barite and Chrysocolla on Calcite from Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

Barite and Chrysocolla on Calcite from Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo

DESCRIPTION:No. 41393
Mineral:Barite and Chrysocolla on Calcite
Locality:Kolwezi District, Katanga (Shaba) Province, Democratic Republic of the Congo
Description:Tabular yellow barite crystals up to 9 mm on edge with light blue-green chrysocolla overgrown on rhombohedral red-brown calcite crystals up to 17 mm. The barite crystals have transparent zones alternating with translucent zones. Ex. A. Goldstein #662
Overall Size:4.5x4x2.5 cm
Crystals:2-17 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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