“Bringing The Past, Into the Future”

Northern Geological Supplies Ltd
Northern Geological Supplies Ltd

“Bringing The Past, Into the Future”

Baryte (Derbyshire)

£1.00£3.50 ex VAT

Specimens of bladed baryte from Derbyhire, UK. These specimens vary in colour from pale beige to white and display a bladed habit. These samples are supplied in a white card tray and are ideal for any collector of British material.

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Specimens of bladed baryte from Derbyhire, UK. Baryte occurs in a range of environments and deposited via many processes including biogenic, hydrothermal and evaporation, among others. Commonly occurring in lead-zinc veins. Over 75% of baryte extracted worldwide is used for weighting drilling fluids in oil and gas exploration to control high formation pressures and prevent blowouts.These specimens vary in colour from pale beige to white and display a bladed habit. These samples are supplied in a white card tray and are ideal for any collector of British material.

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Weight 150 g
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