• Galena on Fluorite
  • Galena on Fluorite
  • Galena on Fluorite
  • Galena on Fluorite
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Galena on Fluorite

£750   €850  $979 approx.  

This specimen is priced in pounds sterling, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC3349

Very well developed crystals of bright metallic Galena are the fetacher of this specimen from the Blackdene Mine, Weardale, Co. Durham. Crystals of Galena measuring to 2.9cm are cubo-octahedral in habit displaying stepped growth form. Having grown on inter grown cubic crystals of Fluorite measuring to 4.5cm. Crystals of Fluorite are a pastel purple colour from gemmy to translucent, grown over a previous deposition of light green Fluorite. Crystals of Chalcopyrite are seen to be clustered and scattered over the Fluorite. A classic combination of minerals from the Blackdene Mine.

Details

Dimensions
16.8 × 16.5 × 7.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Blackdene Mine, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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