• Galena
  • Galena
  • Galena
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Galena

ID: CC2357

Galena in sharp crystal form is relatively rare from Tsumeb and this specimen is interesting for its plate-like cubo-octahedral form, with some crystals displaying twinning. The largest crystal on this specimen measures 3.2cm. A good crystallised example of the Lead ore from Tsumeb.

Details

Dimensions
4.0 × 3.0 × 2.5 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Tsumeb Mine, Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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