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Galena On Pyrrhotite

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Galena On Pyrrhotite

Ex J & S Mommers Collection

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Description
Locality: 
Julcani Mine, Angaraes Province, Huancavelica Department, Peru
Size Range: 
Small miniature (3-4.5 cm)
Size: 
3.5 × 2.2 × 1.6 cm
Largest Crystal: 
1.00cm
Description

Bright metallic grey galena crystals display modified cuboctohedral faces on a bed of sparkling brashy pyrhottite crystals. This specimen has a sawn base that does not in any way detract from the overall appearance of the specimen

Mineral Data
What's on the rock

Galena

Formula: 
PbS
Strunz: 
2.CD.10
Crystal System: 
Isometric
Hardness: 
2.5
Colour: 
Lead-grey
Streak: 
Lead-grey

Pyrrhotite

Formula: 
Fe1-xS (x = 0 to 0.17)
Strunz: 
2.CC.10
Crystal System: 
Monoclinic
Hardness: 
3.5 - 4.0
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