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Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Keystone Claim, San Juan County, Colorado

 
Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Keystone Claim, San Juan County, Colorado

Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Keystone Claim, San Juan County, Colorado

Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Keystone Claim, San Juan County, Colorado

Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Keystone Claim, San Juan County, Colorado

Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite from Keystone Claim, San Juan County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 58274
Mineral:Quartz pseudomorphs after Barite
Locality:Keystone Claim, San Juan County, Colorado
Description:Translucent white quartz pseudomorphs after tabular rhombohedral barite crystals to 22 mm. Thin bladed barite crystals formed first, then were overgrown by small quartz crystals, finally the barite dissolved leaving hollow epimorphs. Ex. A. Stevenson (1916-2007) collection #2285
Overall Size:6.5x3.5x2 cm
Crystals:3-22 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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