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Galena On Smoky Quartz

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Galena On Smoky Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Bukuka Tungsten Deposit, Kukulbeisky, Zabaykalsky Krai, Russian Federation
Class: 
Combination
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.8 × 4.7 × 2.3 cm
Weight: 
99.00gr
Description

Pencil-gray galena on smoky quartz rom an obscure Russian locality. A bit of bismuth (visual ID) on the back, not pictured.

A few broken smoky quartz crystals.

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

Smoky Quartz

Variety Of: 

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Hardness: 
7.0
Formula: 
SiO2
Hardness: 
0.0