Galena

  
Origin: Vinager Bend mine, Picher, Oklahoma, U.S.A.
Sample size: 9 x 5.5 x 5 cm
 
Origin: Elmwood mine, Smith Co., Tennessee, U.S.A.
Sample size: 24 mm across
 
  
 
  
Origin: Fletcher mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, U.S.A.
Sample size: 13.5 x 10.5 x 12.5 cm (top), 11 x 8 x 14 cm (bottom)
 
  
Fine lustrous cuboctahedral crystals of galena to 1 cm in size nicely scattered about a white dolomite crystal coated matrix
Origin: Milliken (Sweetwater) mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, U.S.A.
Sample size: 14 x 10 x 5.5 cm
 
  
Origin: Brushy Creek mine, Viburnum Trend, Reynolds Co., Missouri, U.S.A.
Sample size: 11 x 7.5 x 9 cm (left), 9.5 x 7.5 x 7 cm (right)
 
  
Dull lead gray cubic galena crystals to 1 cm in size scattered nicely about the matrix with minor brown siderite. Chalcopyrite and quartz are also in association.
Origin: Smallcleugh mine, Nenthead, Cumbria, England
Sample size: 6 x 6 x 3.2 cm
 
  
Origin: Ljubia, Bosnia
Sample size: 7 x 6 x 3.2 cm
 
  
  
Galena with fluorite
Origin: Elmwood Mine, Central Tennessee Ba-F-Pb-Zn District, Smith Co., Tennessee, U.S.A.
Ex. Steve Neely collection
Samples size: 11 x 6.5 x 9.3 cm
 

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Dan Weinrich

Dealer in fine mineral specimens

 

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