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Baryte & Dolomite

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Baryte & Dolomite

Collected by seller April 1983

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Description
Locality: 
Iron Baron Mine, Middleback Range, Eyre Peninsula, South Australia, Australia
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
2.8 × 4.3 × 4.5 cm
Description

A cavity is lined with clear dolomite crystals which also completely encase an early barite crystal, some broken pale yellow barite crystals can also be seen on the edge of the specimen.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Baryte

Formula: 
BaSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White

Dolomite

Formula: 
CaMg(CO3)2
Strunz: 
5.AB.10
Crystal System: 
Trigonal - Rhombohedral
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
Streak: 
White
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