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1 item @ $125.00  

Witherite

#DC29518

Witherite

#DC29518
Availability
Sold
Size
2.5 x 2 x 1.5 cm - Thumbnail 
Formula
BaCO3 (RRUFF)
Locality
Cave-in-Rock, Hardin Co., Illinois, United States
Tagged
carbonate

A single well formed colorless-white Witherite crystal with a hexagonal outline, terminated end, and stepped crystal sides. Nice crystal!

Witherite

Formula
BaCO3 
Crystal System
Orthorhombic 
Crystal Habit
Pseudo Hexagonal, Columnar, Reniform 
Cleavage
Distinct, None, None 
Luster
Vitreous (Glassy) 
Color
colorless, milky white, grayish white, pale yellowish white, pale brownish white 
Streak
white 
Class
Orthorhombic - Dipyramidal 
Fracture
Sub Conchoidal 
Hardness
3-3.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

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