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Mineral Specimen No. 73686:
Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite for sale from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico.

This mineral specimen of Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico is available for sale from John Betts - Fine Minerals, mineral dealer located in New York City, New York.Follow on Facebook

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Detailed information on mineral for sale No. 73686:

Mineral Species: Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite.
Location of mineral deposit: Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico.
Description: Gray-metallic cubic galena crystals to 12 mm with sparkling sugar-like coating of lustrous transparent anglesite microcrystals, plus a few partial blue-purple transparent fluorite crystals. The galena crystals provided the Pb for precipitating anglesite. The specimen formed in a cavity with many crystals intersecting in all directions. Most crystals are complete except in areas where they intersected adjacent crystals in the cavity. Collected ca. 1990.
Overall size of mineral specimen: 7.5x4.5x3 cm.
Size of individual crystals: micro to 12 mm
Price: $28 (plus shipping).

Mineral Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite for sale from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Detail view of mineral Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite for sale from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Detail view of mineral Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite for sale from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Detail view of mineral Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite for sale from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Detail view of mineral Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite for sale from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Photographs Above: daylight illumination. Photographs Below: UV illumination with SuperBright SW UV lamp. Click here to see more fluorescent minerals
Fluorescent illuminated mineral Galena with Anglesite coating plus minor Fluorite for sale from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

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