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Barite (Baryte), Val Verde County, Texas

Barite (Baryte) is a Barium Sulfate
Locality: On the historic Henry Mills Ranch, 1.5 miles west of Pandale, Val Verde County
Chemical Formula: BaSO4
Crystal System: Orthorhombic
Specimen Size: 11.5 x 10 x 5 cm
Specimen Weight: 1.04 kilograms
Collection reference identification: TMM-188.
Specimen in the permanent collection of the Jackson School of Geosciences, University of Texas at Austin.

BariteCounty201509301.04 kilograms4.5 inches x 4 inches x 2 inchesBaSO4Henry Mills PropertyVal Verde Countycollection reference TMM188Barium SulfatePandaleTexasmineralore