Mineral Specimen #6113 Barite Cluster
Linwood Quarry, Buffalo, Scott Co, Iowa
8.2 x 7 x 3.1 cm
Although there has been quite a number Barite specimens available the last several years, this specimen is especially noteworthy and nicer than most. The crystals are transparent with a high glassy luster and a light smoky brown color.
Flaws: Minor bruising in a few places. One crystal looks is incomplete and has a conchoidal fracture which is most unusual for Barite.
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Sulfates | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars