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Galena with Dolomite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

 
Galena with Dolomite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Galena with Dolomite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Galena with Dolomite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Galena with Dolomite from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

DESCRIPTION:No. 23838
Mineral:Galena with Dolomite
Locality:Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
Description:Brilliant cluster of metallic galena crystals to 35 mm across with minor dolomite crystals to 3 mm on the bottom. The galena crystals are cubic with overgrowth of a second generation of octahedral, skeletal galena crystals. Must see to appreciate. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #R15; acquired in 1930 from Boodle Lane
Overall Size:7x4x4 cm
Crystals:3-35 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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