• Galena on Siderite and Quartz
  • Galena on Siderite and Quartz
  • Galena on Siderite and Quartz
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Galena on Siderite and Quartz

£3,400   €3,850  $4,435 approx.  

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

ID: CC2278

A classic specimen of Galena on Siderite from the famous Neudorf mining area in Germany. The Galena forms a 3cm by 2.3cm intergrown group of cubo-octahedral crystals, with bright metallic luster, aesthetically set at the top of the specimen. The Galena crystals have grown on light yellow-brown sharp rhombic crystals of Siderite to 0.6cm on edge. The translucent Siderite crystals have a high silky luster. Milky Quartz forms the matrix, upon which the Galena and Siderite have been deposited. A classic combination of minerals from Neudorf, which are rarely found in the market place now days, and this is a particularly attractive specimen.

Details

Dimensions
6.3 × 3.7 × 2.5 cm
Categories
Locality
Neudorf, Harzgerode, Harz Mountains, Germany, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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