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Galena

ID: CC2375

A very interesting intergrown cluster of cubo-octahedral Galena crystals to 1.3cm. The Galena displays a 'brushed-metal' metallic luster, and shows partial hopper development. The crystal faces have fine cross-hatch striations. Crystals from Tsumeb must be considered uncommon.

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Dimensions
4.1 × 3.0 × 3.0 cm
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Locality
Tsumeb, Otjikoto Region, Namibia, Africa

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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