AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from New Mexico > Galena on Fluorite

Search

 

Online Mineral Museum Archive of Mineral Photographs and Mineral Descriptions from John Betts - 
Fine Minerals.com and Allminerals.com

   

Galena on Fluorite from Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

 
Galena on Fluorite from Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Galena on Fluorite from Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 17622
Mineral:Galena on Fluorite
Locality:Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico
Description:Translucent blue fluorite crystals up to 10 mm with gray galena crystals up to 10 mm. The galena crystals have a drusy coating of cerussite/anglesite, the result of galena alteration. Excellent crystallization.
Overall Size:5x3.5x2.5 cm
Crystals:3-10 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Arizona & New Mexico, USA > Galena Specimens

 

  Buy Galena on Fluorite at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Galena Specimens

 

 

 

© AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals All Rights Reserved

The minerals illustrated on this site are presented for reference purposes only. The owner of this site did not collect the minerals and collectors should not assume access is permitted to the property based on inclusion in this museum. Please contact the property owner to obtain legal permission before entering private property. ;