Bladed Barite and (?)Pyrite on Matrix - VAR 065

Bladed barite crystals with ?pyrite crystals, on matrix





Measurements:  33 x 21 x 15 mm

Description:  Beautiful, delicate, light yellow, sparkling, bladed barite crystals share a matrix (unknown to us) with what appears to be pyrite crystals. 

The barite crystals have only a few nicks.

Weight of Specimen:  8.5 g

Chemical Composition:  BaSO4  (barite)
                                        FeS2  (pyrite)

Hardness on Mohs Scale:  3 - 3.5  (barite)  
                                           (pyrite) 
6 - 6.5

Location: 
Rosh Pinah, Namibia. 

Specimen Code:  VAR 065

US $ 35

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