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Barite (fine, gemmy) w. Quartz
Jinkouhe town, Ebian
Sichuan, China
12 x 7.5 CM (cabinet)
price: $550


An exceptional and pristine Barite. The locality at Jinkohe was incredibly productive about 5 years ago, with lots of Barites coming out. Most were unimpressive or badly damaged but a few were world class. This piece is undamaged and has 2 main Barites (3.7 and 7.2 CM) with different habits but both with glasslike transparency. Despite being a "white on white" mineral this does display strongly and the delicate form is very fine.




Barite (fine, gemmy) w. Quartz
Jinkouhe town, Ebian
Sichuan, China
12 x 7.5 CM (cabinet)
price: $550


An exceptional and pristine Barite. The locality at Jinkohe was incredibly productive about 5 years ago, with lots of Barites coming out. Most were unimpressive or badly damaged but a few were world class. This piece is undamaged and has 2 main Barites (3.7 and 7.2 CM) with different habits but both with glasslike transparency. Despite being a "white on white" mineral this does display strongly and the delicate form is very fine.