• Galena on Sphalerite
  • Galena on Sphalerite
  • Galena on Sphalerite
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Galena on Sphalerite

$1,250.00   €1,100  £970.00 approx.  

This specimen is priced in US dollars, all other prices are approximate.

ID: CC3463

A characteristic specimen of a well formed 'tabular' Galena crystal from Wanlockhead's last working mine, namely New Glencrieff. A specimen dominated by a bright metallic grey crystal of Galena, measuring to 2.2cm. The Galena crystal is well positioned on the central area of the crystallized lustrous black Sphalerite matrix. Also to be seen on the specimen are two brassy yellow crystals of Chalcopyrite, and several smaller crystals of Galena.

Details

Dimensions
5.3 × 4.2 × 3.4 cm
Categories
Ex A.g.moss Collection, Classic Minerals
Locality
New Glencrieff Mine, Wanlockhead, Dumfries And Galloway, Scotland, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Galena

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