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Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Stony Pass, San Juan County, Colorado

 
Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Stony Pass, San Juan County, Colorado

Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Stony Pass, San Juan County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 55675
Mineral:Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite
Locality:Stony Pass, San Juan County, Colorado
Description:Translucent white quartz epimorphs after bladed barite crystals to 30 mm. The barite crystallized first, was overgrown with 1 mm quartz crystals, then the barite dissolved away. Ex. Barbara L. Muntyan collection, author of Rhodochrosite in the San Juans, in Lithographie Monograph No. 15
Overall Size:7x4x3 cm
Crystals:10-30 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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