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

ID: CC8929
Well-developed silver-grey cuboctahedral Galena crystals to 1.1 cm form a thick intergrown crust over greenish-yellow granular Fluorite from the impressively named Churprinz Friedrich August Erbstolln Mine near Großschirma in the Freiberg District of Saxony, Germany.  The Galena crystals show a nearly complete spectrum of crystal forms between those of the cube and octahedron.  The crystals, which have a uniform sub-metallic lustre, form an aesthetic specimen against the predominantly yellow Fluorite base.

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Dimensions
7.3 × 6.9 × 3.3 cm
Categories
Sulphides, Sulphosalts and Arsenides
Locality
Churprinz Friedrich August Erbstolln Mine (Churprinz Mine; Kurprinz Mine), Großschirma, Freiberg District, Erzgebirge, Saxony, Germany

Minerals on Specimen

Minerals on specimen
Fluorite, Galena

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