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Galena from Freiberg District, Saxony, Germany

Galena from Freiberg District, Saxony, Germany

Locality:Freiberg District, Saxony, Germany
Description:Heavy cluster of octahedral galena crystals with minor white calcite on the underside. The galena crystals appear matte on the surface because the surfaces are composed of many minute crystal faces (visible under magnification).
Overall Size:6x6x2.5 cm
Crystals:5-18 mm
Archived: For reference only






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