|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Colorado > Barite over Quartz, Pyrite, Sphalerite
|Barite over Quartz, Pyrite, Sphalerite
|120 Stope, 1250 Level, Black Cloud Mine, Leadville District, Lake County, Colorado
|Lustrous transparent yellow rhombohedral barite crystals to 4 mm over matrix composed of transparent colorless quartz crystals to4 mm, black-metallic sphalerite crystals to 2 mm and yellow-metallic pyrite crystals to 1 mm. Bottom has remnants of putty.
|micro to 4 mm
|For reference only
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