The beautiful crystal structure of this piece of barite is thick and translucent, a mixture of brown and olive in color. The barite is of a gemmy quality and the cluster has no matrix, it is just a cluster of barite crystals which get thinner at the base. This piece is so much prettier in person. It is able to stand on its own without causing damage to its self. An excellent addition to any mineral collection.Metaphysical practitioners believe that barite helps to heal the earth, creates the initiative to pursue dreams without restraint, facilitates independence, and enhances friendship, harmony, and love. Both as individual crystals and composite specimens, barite is popular among mineral collectors for its range of colors and excellent development of its various crystal habits. Weight: 5.0 ounces/ 141.748 grams. Size: length 2.75" x width 1.75" x height 1.5. Locality: cerro huarihuyn, miraflores, huamalies province, hunuco department, peru. This item is made of barite and crystals, gemstone.