• Galena with Fluorite
  • Galena with Fluorite
  • Galena with Fluorite
  • Galena with Fluorite
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Galena with Fluorite

$1,750.00   €1,617  £1,420.00 approx.  

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

ID: CC10308

Two bright, highly reflective, metallic silver crystals of Galena sit in a bed of pale lilac cubic Fluorite crystals on a matrix of massive white, green and lilac Fluorite.  The upper surface of Fluorite is lightly dusted with 1 to 2 mm crystals of brassy Chalcopyrite crystals.  The Galena crystals measure approximately 3.0 x 3.0 x 3.0 cm and 4.5 x 3.0 x 2.0 cm and are composed of stepped sets of multiple growth Galena cubes.  An excellent specimen from the Blackdene Mine at Ireshopeburn in Weardale, County Durham, England.

Details

Dimensions
9.8 × 9.0 × 5.9 cm
Categories
Fluorite and Halides, Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Blackdene Mine, Weardale, Co Durham, England, Europe

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Galena

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