Calcite on Barite (Kalahari Manganese Fields, South Africa)

N'Chwaning 2 Mine, Kalahari Manganese Fields, South Africa. 40mm x 20mm x 20mm.
Availability: In stock
SKU: 1600
$12.50

Barite was not often encountered in the Kalahari Manganese Fields, in fact it's quite hard to come by from this source. The snow white Calcites cover the Barite on the right of the specimen but the Barite is clearly visible from the left and at the back.