• Galena on Quartz
  • Galena on Quartz
  • Galena on Quartz
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Galena on Quartz

ID: CC5428

Classic Nenthead specimen from Boundary Cross Vein, Rampgill Mine, Cumbria. A well developed intergrown group of Galena crystals from the location. Characteristically metallic lead grey cubo-octahedral crystals of Galena measuring to 2.6cm, have formed on a dome-like specimen of clear translucent white crystals of Quartz, over a Galena matrix. Associated minerals are pastel gemmy yellow Fluorite, with black-brown Sphalerite and light to dark brown Siderite. 

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Dimensions
9.6 × 8.3 × 6.5 cm
Categories
Classic Minerals
Locality
Rampgill Mine, Nenthead, Alston Moor, Cumbria, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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