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Barite from Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England

 
Barite from Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England

Barite from Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 55677
Mineral:Barite
Locality:Silverband Mine, Dunn Fell, Westmorland, Cumbria, England
Description:Large transparent-to-translucent gray barite crystals with beveled edge faces. The barite gray color is caused by microscopic inclusions of goethite. Note the old pen-and-ink price attached on one face. Collected ca. 1880
Overall Size:8x7x3 cm
Crystals:5-70 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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