Barite (Baryte) on Druzy Quartz from Xikuangshan Mine, Hunan, China

Dimension: 5cm x 4.8cm x 3.9cm

Weight: 67g

Locality: Xikuangshan Sb deposit, Lengshuijiang Co., Loudi, Hunan, China

 

Complex thick tabular crystal of Barite with an amber-yellow centre and a grey color outer zoning from the Xikuangshan Mine, Hunan, China.  Barite crystals which contain phantom growths like this piece is uncommon.  The unique pseudo-rhombohedral shape makes it really stand out from the usual Barite specimen.  Grown on a bed of druzy Quart crystals, it is gemmy and lustrous!

    $45.27Price
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