Apalachee Minerals

Fine Worldwide and Southeastern U.S. Minerals

BAR5019 - BARYTE “Sugar Cube” with Drusy QUARTZ

$260.00 Weight: 595.339 g


Murray Mine, Sugar Bowl Pocket; Independence Mountains District; Elko County, Nevada, USA
97mm x 84mm x 60mm

Unique transparent rhombohedral baryte crystals to 14 mm on an edge, coated by colorless drusy quartz, causing these crystals to appear to resemble white to light gray sugar cubes. From one large pocket find in this mine in 2000, now a Nevada classic, not commonly seen on the market. Minor stibnite present. Closed location. No damage, except for peripheral contacting where the specimen was removed from the pocket.

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