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Celestine & Baryte

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Celestine & Baryte

ex collection Uwe Nielsen
Classic Locality

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Description
Locality: 
Hohe Trost Mine, Bad Lauterberg, Göttingen, Lower Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Miniature (4.5-7 cm)
Size: 
6 × 4.4 × 2.8 cm
Description

Nice specimen with colorless, lath-shaped celestine and baryte crystals on quartz matrix. Old-time Harz classic.

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Celestine

Formula: 
SrSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White
Type Locality: 
Bell's Mill, Bellwood, Blair Co., Pennsylvania, USA...

Baryte

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