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Anglesite pseudomorphs after Galena from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

 
Anglesite pseudomorphs after Galena from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Anglesite pseudomorphs after Galena from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

Anglesite pseudomorphs after Galena from Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico

DESCRIPTION:No. 59486
Mineral:Anglesite pseudomorphs after Galena
Locality:Blanchard Mine, Hansonburg District, 8.5 km south of Bingham, Socorro County, New Mexico
Description:Sparkling gray anglesite pseudomorphs after cubic galena crystals to 22 mm on white quartz. The galena crystallized first, then altered molecule by molecule to anglesite, maintaining the original galena shape but a different composition.
Overall Size:7.5x6x3 cm
Crystals:12-22 mm pseudos
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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