Location Found: Franklin
 Year Discovered: 1876
 Formula: Be2Ba(Si2O7)
 Essential Elements: Barium, Beryllium, Oxygen, Silicon
 All Elements in Formula: Barium, Beryllium, Oxygen, Silicon
 IMA Status: Valid - first described prior to 1959 (pre-IMA) - "Grandfathered"
Fluorescent Mineral Properties

 Shortwave UV light: Moderately weak violet
 Additional Information: Brief phosphorescence, under modern filtered mercury-arc shortwave lamps, best seen under iron arc.
 To find out more about this mineral at minDat's website, follow this link   Barylite

Dunn, Pete J. (1995). Franklin and Sterling Hill New Jersey: the world's most magnificent mineral deposits. Franklin, NJ.: The Franklin-Ogdensburg Mineralogical Society. p.407

Frondel, Clifford (1972). The minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, a checklist. NY.: John Willey & Sons. p.44

The Picking Table References
 PT Issue and PageDescription / Comment
V. 57, No. 2 - Fall 2016, pg. 13Fluorescent Minerals of Franklin and Sterling Hill, N.J., Part 1, Richard C. Bostwick - Barylite
View IssueV. 34, No. 2 - Fall 1993, pg. 22The Fluorescence of Barylite From Franklin, New Jersey
View IssueV. 33, No. 2 - Fall 1992, pg. 10The Check List of Franklin-Sterling Hill Fluorescent Minerals - Barylite (Fluorescent Info)
View IssueV. 14, No. 1 - February 1973, pg. 10Mineral Notes - Barylite (small article)
View IssueV. 13, No. 2 - August 1972, pg. 11The Fluorescent Minerals of Franklin/Ogdensburg Area by Frank Z. Edwards - Barylite (Fluorescent Info)
View IssueV. 10, No. 1 - February 1969, pg. 8Harvard Research on Franklin Minerals - Barylite
View IssueV. 7, No. 1 - February 1966, pg. 9Barylite
View IssueV. 4, No. 1 - February 1963, pg. 5Barylite
View IssueV. 1, No. 2 - June 1960, pg. 11Barylite (small article)
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