• GALENA with SIDERITE and QUARTZ
  • GALENA with SIDERITE and QUARTZ
  • GALENA with SIDERITE and QUARTZ
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GALENA with SIDERITE and QUARTZ

$350.00   €293  £260.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC11752
Equant, bright and highly reflective Galena crystals to 8 mm on edge are scattered over a matrix of clear and colourless Quartz crystals up to 2 mm tall, but of an overall milky appearance.  Developed between a cluster of Galena crystals is a single 1 x 1 cm blade of yellowish-tan Siderite.  This old-time specimen is from the historic Neudorf lead-silver mining area in Harz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany.  The area was well known for its argentiferous galena; however, the silver content of this specimen is not known.

Details

Dimensions
4.9 × 3.4 × 2.8 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Neudorf, Harzgerode mining district, Harz, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena, Quartz, Siderite

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