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Galena with Sphalerite from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

 
Galena with Sphalerite from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Galena with Sphalerite from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Galena with Sphalerite from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

Galena with Sphalerite from Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria

DESCRIPTION:No. 46695
Mineral:Galena with Sphalerite
Locality:Borieva Reka Mine, Madan District, Rhodope Mountains, Bulgaria
Description:Large gray-metallic cubo-octahedral galena crystals to 60 mm across with lustrous black tetrahedral Spinel-law twinned sphalerite crystals to 6 mm. The surfaces of the galena crystals have satin luster and exhibit unusual convex growth patterns in areas.
Overall Size:12x10x5 cm
Crystals:1-60 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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