Mineral Specimen #5974 Bakerite - Boron Rich Datolite
Death Valley Area Borate Deposit, Furnace Creek Dist.,, Inyo Co., California
7.2 x 7.1 x 4.5 cm
Ex.Steve Pullman, Ex. Sid Williams
A large, white colored nodule of Boron rich Datolite which was originally considered a distinct species. The specimen is likely from the Corkscrew mine which was considered the type location for Bake rite.
Condition: Composed of massive material.
Flaws: Essentially massive material.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From California and Nevada | Nesosilicates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars