Barite on Fluorite From Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
From Elmwood Mine, Carthage, Smith County, Tennessee
Small group in hemispherical clusters of off-white barite overgrown on a large cubic cluster translucent purple fluorite crystals.The fluorite surfaces are composed of smaller parallel crystal faces, with well defined purple zoning lining the crystal terminations. Damage free. Very sought after specimen from the now closed Elmwood mine.
31.30 lbs, 10.75'' x 10.5'' x 7''