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Galena from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

 
Galena from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

Galena from Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri

DESCRIPTION:No. 65300
Mineral:Galena
Locality:Tri-State Lead-Zinc Mining District, near Joplin, Jasper County, Missouri
Description:Heavy cluster of gray-metallic cubic galena crystals with no matrix attached. The galena crystals formed in tapered stacks of parallel crystals that grew larger away from the bottom seed crystal (the galena structure is visible on the cluster sides). Ex. D. Miller collection #M803
Overall Size:8x6x5 cm
Crystals:5-25 mm
Status: Sold - Posted here for reference only
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