Moving mountains for you
Switch currency

Current Live Auctions

Current Live Fixed Price Sales

Baryte & Galena

Views:
Watches:
JYJ720412

Baryte & Galena

Description Tabs

Description
Locality: 
Freiberg, Saxony, Germany
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
9 × 5.5 × 5.5 cm
Description

Large parallel baryte crystal aggregates covered by quartz that host small steel grey galena and needle pyrite (SEM-EDS conf.). Comes with an old hand-written label dating to 1965. 

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Baryte

Formula: 
BaSO4
Strunz: 
7.AD.35
Hardness: 
3.0 - 3.5
Streak: 
White

Galena

Formula: 
PbS
Strunz: 
2.CD.10
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5
Colour: 
Lead-grey
Streak: 
Lead-grey
Labels
Label Images - only: Baryte & Galena
Item Toolbox