AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Pennsylvania > Anglesite on Galena

Search

 

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

   

Anglesite on Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

 
Anglesite on Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 18838
Mineral:Anglesite on Galena
Locality:Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Description:Many colorless anglesite crystals lining a pocket in galena matrix. The outside has galena crystals up to 18 mm. The anglesite crystals vary from large, imperfect crystals on the left, to small crystals with sharp definition on the right. Vaux label. Ex. Westtown School (West Chester, Pa.) Collection no. 7985-89, donated by George Vaux (1863-1927).
Overall Size:7x5x4 cm
Crystals:1-18 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
Buy similar: Minerals from Mid-Atlantic, USA > Barite & other Sulfate Minerals

 

  Buy Anglesite on Galena at:

  John Betts - Fine Minerals gallery of Barite & other Sulfate Minerals

 

 

 

© 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. ;