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Galena

$3,500.00   €2,936  £2,650.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC19316

A well crystallised Galena from the Chiverton Mines, east of Perranzabuloe near Perranporth, Cornwall, England,  This magnificent specimen is composed of large, often slightly curved cubic crystals and all with a bright, somewhat satin metallic lustre.  The largest crystal measures 5.2 x 2.5 x 2.2 cm and all rest on a plate of mid-grey metamorphosed slatey matrix (killas) shot through with occasional Chalcopyrite.  A superb Cornish Galena from this rarely seen locality.

Details

Dimensions
12.8 × 10.2 × 5.3 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Cornwall, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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