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Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

 
Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena from Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania

DESCRIPTION:No. 46602
Mineral:Anglesite on Sphalerite and Galena
Locality:Wheatley Mine, Phoenixville District, Chester County, Pennsylvania
Description:Historic specimen of translucent gray rhombohedral anglesite crystals to 15 mm lining a limonite-coated cavity in translucent brown sphalerite with gray-metallic galena. Anglesite is rare at the Wheatley Mine and highly sought by collectors. Ex. Robert C. Linck (1905-1970); Ex. Charles R. Toothaker (1873-1952); collected ca. 1890
Overall Size:8x6x5 cm
Crystals:8-15 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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