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|Mineral:||Quartz geode lined with Galena (FAKE)|
|Description:||One of the classic faked Moroccan mineral specimens: a genuine quartz geode that was coated with glue then gray-metallic cubic galena cleavages were sprinkled into the glue. This has four stalactite-like spikes (nails?) coated with galena cleavages too. Fabricated. Originally acquired from Astro Minerals ca. 1988|
|Overall Size:||7.5x7x6.5 cm|
|Archived:||For reference only|
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