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Barite on Calcite from Isle of Sheppey, Kent, England

 
Barite on Calcite from Isle of Sheppey, Kent, England

Barite on Calcite from Isle of Sheppey, Kent, England

Photo below under shortwave ultraviolet illumination:
Barite on Calcite from Isle of Sheppey, Kent, England

DESCRIPTION:No. 58352
Mineral:Barite on Calcite
Locality:Isle of Sheppey, Kent, England
Description:Lustrous translucent white-gray prismatic barite crystals in a radiating aggregate to 15 mm across on translucent green-yellow calcite. The barite crystals fluoresce white under SW UV illumination. Ex. W. Keller #6018; ex. Excalibur Minerals
Overall Size:5x4.5x4 cm
Crystals:6-8 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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