Barite Cementing Fluorite Breccia, Rosiclare Level, Denton Mine, Ozark-Mahoning Company, Harris Creek District, Southern Illinois, Mined 1983, Miniature 3.2 x 5.3 x 6.7 cm, $350. Online 8/17.
Brecciated and re-healed fluorite cemented with late stage, lustrous, creamy yellow, bladed barite. Barite crystals, to 2.4 cm, show internal zones shaded in light yellow and clear bands. Classic Denton Mine barite from mining circa early 1983. In excellent condition.