|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:||Doubly-terminated transparent colorless bladed barite crystal with chisel-shaped termination. The barite crystal is large and well crystallized for this old locality that closed in 1871 (most specimens from this mine were opaque white). Ex. Harold D. Miller (1838-1919 or 1920) collection, bequeathed to the Wadsworth Atheneum in 1909; ex. Loomis-Chaffee School|
|Overall Size:||5x2x1 cm|
|Status:||Sold - Posted here for reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from New England, USA > Barite Specimens|
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