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Galena from Hayseed Mine, Chase Gulch, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado

 
Galena from Hayseed Mine, Chase Gulch, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado

Galena from Hayseed Mine, Chase Gulch, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado

DESCRIPTION:No. 44623
Mineral:Galena
Locality:Hayseed Mine, Chase Gulch, Central City, Gilpin County, Colorado
Description:Unusual single crystal of metallic gray galena with no matrix attached. The crystal is cuboctahedral form that is elongated along one axis creating a rectangular shape, and the crystal faces exhibit hoppered-growth with distinct growth layers visible.
Overall Size:43x25x20 mm
Crystals:43 mm
Status: For reference only
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