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Baryte from
Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy

Locality type:Mine
Classification
Species:Baryte
Formula:BaSO4
Comments:xls up to 5 cm.
It is present in all types of occurrences.
Habit:prismatic
Colour:colorless, white, green
Quality for species:Good crystals or rich for species - important (!)
Abundance at site:Very common
Confirmation
Validity:Believed Valid
References
References:Orlandi & Dini, 2004. Die Mineralien der Buca della Vena-Mine, Apuaner Berge, Toskana (Italien). Lapis, 29, 1: 11-24.
Associated Minerals:
Associates:Adularia
Albite
Allanite-(La)
Anatase
Apuanite
Aquamarine
Aragonite
Aurichalcite
Beryl
Boulangerite
Bournonite
Calcite
Clinochlore
Dolomite
Gypsum
Hematite
Magnetite
Pellouxite
Pillaite
Pyrite
Quartz
Robinsonite
Rutile
Scainiite
Siderite
Sphalerite
Versiliaite
Zinkenite
Associated Minerals Based on Photo Data:
Siderite2 photos of Baryte associated with Siderite at this locality.
Anatase2 photos of Baryte associated with Anatase at this locality.
Hematite1 photo of Baryte associated with Hematite at this locality.
Chlorite Group1 photo of Baryte associated with Chlorite Group at this locality.
Data
Mineral Data:Click here to view Baryte data
Locality Data:Click here to view Buca della Vena Mine, Ponte Stazzemese, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
Photo GalleryView Gallery (3 photos)
Nearest other occurrences of Baryte
3.0km (1.9 miles) Bottino Mine, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
3.7km (2.3 miles) Monte Arsiccio Mine, Sant'Anna di Stazzema, Stazzema, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
5.8km (3.6 miles) Pollone Mine, Valdicastello Carducci, Pietrasanta, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
6.4km (4.0 miles) Cava del Ferro (Bùgie mines; Trimpello), Fornovolasco, Vergemoli, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
6.4km (4.0 miles) Seravezza quarrying basin, Seravezza, Lucca Province, Tuscany, Italy
9.5km (5.9 miles) Madielle quarries, Madielle quarrying basin, Massa, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
16.4km (10.2 miles) Fantiscritti, Miseglia quarrying basin (Miseglia-Fantiscritti quarrying basin; Fantiscritti quarrying basin), Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
17.8km (11.1 miles) Poggio Dovizia Quarry (Poggio Domizio Quarry), Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
17.9km (11.2 miles) Fossa degli Angeli Quarry, Torano quarrying basin, Carrara, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
19.9km (12.4 miles) Scortico manganese mine, Fivizzano, Massa-Carrara Province, Tuscany, Italy
 
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