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Barite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

 
Barite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Barite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Barite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Barite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Barite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

Barite from Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 79384
Mineral:Barite
Locality:Sterling Mine, Stoneham, Weld County, Colorado
Description:Doubly terminated lustrous transparent-to-translucent blue bladed barite crystals with no matrix attached. The barite crystals are slender elongated prismatic form with chisel-like terminations. The barite fluoresces white under LW UV illumination. Ex. Richard Holmes collection #BAR-39, originally acquired from Ross Lillie; collected ca. 1993
Overall Size:8x3x1.5 cm
Crystals:15-80 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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