• Calcite With Galena
  • Calcite With Galena
  • Calcite With Galena
Gallery

Calcite With Galena

ID: CC3243

Sharp scalenohedral crystals of Calcite measuring to 2.3cm have partly over grown octahedral crystals of metallic grey Galena. A rare location specimen seldom seen from anywhere in Leicestershire. Crystals of Calcite and Galena have formed on a matrix of pink-white Baryte and rusty coloured Limestone. 

Details

Dimensions
7.4 × 4.6 × 4.1 cm
Categories
Locality
Staunton Harold, Nr. Ashby De La Zouch, Leicestershire, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Calcite

Related Mineral Specimens

Calcite
£250
 Gyongyosoroszi, Matra Mts, Heves Co, Hungary, Europe
A neat specimen of very lustrous stepped habit spire-like intergrown crystals of Calcite...
Cuprian Adamite with Calcite
£250
 Serpieri Mine, Agios Konstantinos, Lavrion District Mines, Attiki Prefecture, Greece, Europe
A rare botryoidal light blue Adamite from the Serpieri Mine, Lavrion, Greece. Botryoidal Cuprian...
GALENA and CALCITE
£2,300
 Churprinz Mine, Grosschirma, Freiberg, Saxony, Germany, Europe
Bright silvery crystal of metallic grey Galena sits athletically atop the Calcite from the Churprinz...
Arsenopyrite with Sphalerite, Quartz and Calcite
£1,000
 Trepca Complex, Trepca Valley, Kosovska Mitrovica, Kosovo, Europe
An attractive arrangement of metallic silvery crystals of Arsenopyrite with some black...