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Barite from Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Escarpment District, Cumbria, England

 
Barite from Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Escarpment District, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Escarpment District, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Escarpment District, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Escarpment District, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Escarpment District, Cumbria, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 45574
Mineral:Barite
Locality:Silverband Mine, Dun Fell, Escarpment District, Cumbria, England
Description:Wedge-shaped formation of transparent colorless bladed barite crystals with beveled edges and terminations. The barite crystals have silky surface luster on the faces. The edges of the upper left crystals contacted the opposing pocket wall. Ex. Carnegie Museum; ex. Gregory, Bottley & Co. dating to 1965-1966
Overall Size:5x5x3 cm
Crystals:10-45 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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