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Galena & Quartz

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Galena & Quartz

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Description
Locality: 
Los Blancos Quarry, Cartagena, Murcia, Spain
Class: 
Crystals on Matrix
Size Range: 
Small cabinet (7-10 cm)
Size: 
7.8 × 3.2 × 2.7 cm
Weight: 
61.00gr
Description

Very nice galena crystals on quartz crystals over a schist matrix.

This piece has an exceptional view under binocular.

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

Quartz

Formula: 
SiO2
Strunz: 
4.DA.05
Crystal System: 
Trigonal
Hardness: 
7.0
Streak: 
White
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