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Mineral Specimen No. 77708:
Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.

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Description of Mineral Specimen for sale No. 77708:

Mineral Species: Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth.
Location of origin: N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa.
Description: Lustrous transparent colorless barite crystal with black-metallic hematite microcrystals on outer zones and edges. The barite crystal is tabular, rhombic form with a 3 mm outer yellowish zone that defines an internal phantom-growth zone. Rare. The crystal faces are clean and in good condition, the outer edges show minor wear. Collected ca. 1980.
Overall size: 4x2.5x1 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 40 mm
Price: $325 (plus shipping).

Mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

Detail view of mineral Barite with phantom-growth zones and Hematite overgrowth for sale from N'Chwaning Mine, Kalahari Manganese Field, Northern Cape Province, South Africa

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