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

ID: CC5085

Stacked box-like metallic grey Galena crystals on Fluorite from the Derbyshire Orefield. Crystals of Galena are in a stepped growth habit with cubic form and octahedral modifications to the corners. The Galena crystals sit neatly atop colourless-white crystals of Fluorite, on a vein of Galena with creamy white Baryte. A classic combination specimen from the Orefield.

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Dimensions
5.6 × 4.0 × 3.9 cm
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Locality
Derbyshire, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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