|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Connecticut > Barite|
|Locality:||Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut|
|Description:||Cluster of several parallel transparent colorless bladed barite crystal with truncated corner faces and beveled edge faces. The barite crystals have complex crystallization patterns on the surfaces composed of many smaller, parallel crystal faces. Mine closed in 1871; Ex. Henry D. Miller (1838-1919 or 1920) collection, bequeathed to the Wadsworth Atheneum in 1909; ex. Loomis-Chaffee School|
|Overall Size:||8.5x8x2 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New England, USA > Barite Specimens|
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