|AllMinerals/JohnBetts-FineMinerals > Online Mineral Museum Photographic Archive > Minerals from Missouri > Galena|
|Locality:||Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri|
|Description:||Gray metallic octahedral galena crystals in parallel orientation. The surfaces of the galena crystals have a thin coating of greenish secondary alteration, probably anglesite. The parallel faces reflect light simultaneously making it very showy. Ex. Chas. W. Velte Jr. (1914-1987) collection #33|
|Overall Size:||6x5x3 cm|
|Status:||For reference only|
|Buy similar:||Minerals from Midwest, USA > Galena Specimens|
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