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Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History

Barite

This Brazilian gem is most likely the largest faceted barite on exhibit, weighing 714.67 carats.
Photo by Greg Polley. Click to zoom.
Catalog Number NMNH G11511-00
Locality Acre, Brazil
Weight 714.67 ct

Gift of Tiffany & Co. in 2014.

This Brazilian gem is most likely the largest faceted barite on exhibit, weighing 714.67 carats.

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