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

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

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

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

DESCRIPTION:No. 24977
Mineral:Galena with Marcasite
Locality:Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
Description:Large plate of chert matrix with cubic galena crystals up to 4.5 cm and minor chalcopyrite crystals up to 3 mm. The galena crystals have minute, parallel faces on the surface giving a frosted appearance. Sensel got this from Boodle Lane in 1929 for $3. Ex. Dr. Eugene E. Sensel (1911-2000) collection #G746; Ex. Boodle Lane
Overall Size:16x13x9 cm
Crystals:1-45 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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