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Galena with Dolomite

#PD37979

Galena with Dolomite

#PD37979
Availability
Sold
Size
7 x 5 x 3.5 cm - Sm Cabinet 
Formula
PbS (RRUFF)
Locality
Sweetwater mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, United States
Tagged
sulfide

Shiny Galena crystals to 1,5cm perched nicely on top of a matrix of limestone with white Dolomite crystals and scattered Chalcopyrite micro crystals. It is but a small example of the many thousands of Galena specimens taken out of the Viburnum trend, one of, if not, the largest lead districts in the world.

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
Phillips Collection
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