Mineral Specimen #5479 Marcasite on Barite
Ladywash Mine, Eyam, Derbyshire, England
5.9 x 3.3 x 2.5 cm
Ex. H. R. McBroom, from 1979 trade with Olive Delaney
Small, dark colored Marcasite crystals with a high metallic luster on bladed Barite crystals. The Barite has a surface color of light orange, Specimens from the location are seldom available.
Flaws: There is a bruised area (top left edge of specimen in first picture); otherwise, the specimen is in excellent condition.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Europe | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Sulfates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars