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Barite from Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut

 
Barite from Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut

Barite from Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut

Barite from Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut

Barite from Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut

Barite from Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut

DESCRIPTION:No. 49189
Mineral:Barite
Locality:Cheshire Barite Mine, Jinny Hill Road, Cheshire, New Haven County, Connecticut
Description:Large cluster of transparent-to-translucent bladed barite crystals with brown limonite stains on the rear. The barite crystals are rectangular with beveled edge faces and truncated corner faces and the surfaces have complex crystallization patterns. Ex. Clay collection, University of Pennsylvania; ex. Carter Rich; ex. Lawrence H. Conklin (1933-2016)
Overall Size:17x13x5 cm
Crystals:20-100 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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