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Galena slickenside

#45907

Galena slickenside

#45907
Availability
Available
Price
$75.00
Size
11 x 9 x 4 cm - Cabinet 
Reduced Price
$25.00
Formula
PbS (RRUFF)
Locality
Sunshine mine, Kellogg, Shoshone Co., Idaho, United States

1 lb 9 oz pure mass of galena with slickenside.

Galena is the most common lead mineral and is widely distributed. Galena is also the most important lead ore with 86.6% lead. About 66% of lead produced is used in lead-acid storage batteries.

Galena

Formula
PbS 
Crystal System
Isometric 
Crystal Habit
Euhedral Crystals, Massive - Granular, Massive 
Cleavage
Perfect, Perfect, Perfect 
Luster
Metallic 
Color
light lead gray, dark lead gray 
Streak
grayish black 
Class
Isometric - Hexoctahedral 
Fracture
Brittle 
Hardness
2.5 

Data courtesy of Webmineral.

Collection
Chris van Laer Collection
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