Calcite and Barite


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Meikle Mine is best known for the incredible bright platey yellow barites. This specimen is as much a calcite as a barite specimen. The calcites are water clearand up to 2.5cm. They have a very soft yellow tint. One calcite is tipped. The barites provide a lovely undertone of a deeper yellow. A few broken xls as pictured.

Locality: Meikel Mine, Carlin, Nevada

Composition: calcium carbonate and barium sulfate

Dimensions: 6 × 5.3 × 4.3 cm
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Dimensions: 6 × 5.3 × 4.3 cm