Description

    Baryte
    Hunan Province, China

    This is a large cabinet to museum-size Chinese Baryte specimen. The largest crystal group is over 7 inches (18 cm) across, and tucked into the "valleys" between the Baryte groups, are cubic Fluorite crystals. The Barytes have a few minor dings to upper surfaces; otherwise, it is in excellent condition.
    Overall Measurements: 7.3 x 6.7 x 3.7 inches (18.5 x 17.0 x 9.5 cm)
    Offered at no reserve.

    Provenance: Ex. Hoppel Collection (# D1639)


    Estimate: $4,000 - $6,000.

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    Auction Dates
    October, 2015
    4th Sunday
    Internet/Mail Bids: 0
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