2" Barite Crystal Cluster on Marcasite - Lubin Mine, Poland

 
This is a beautiful cluster of barite(baryte) crystals on a bed of marcasite, collected from the Lubin Mine in Poland. The barite displays a deep honey coloration with little to no damage to the majority of the crystals on this specimen.

The Lubin Mine in Poland has been around since the early 1960's and is known as one of the largest copper and silver ore producers in the world. Occasionally, varieties of minerals make it out of this mine and onto the market; this baryte specimen being one of those.
DETAILS
SPECIES
Barite & Marcasite
LOCATION
Lubin Mine (copper mine), Lubin, Lower Silesia, Poland.
SIZE
2" wide, 1.9" tall
CATEGORY
ITEM
#61761