Mineral Specimen #4300 Galena, Pyrite
Naica, Chihuahua, Mexico
Ex. H. R. McBroom, purcahsed in 1987
A bed of well formed Galena crystals in a variety of habits with a distinct blue colored tarnish (but not quite as vivid in person as in some of the photos). At one end, there is a spherical aggregate of micro Pyrite crystals with a slight reddish tarnish. There are some smaller spherical aggregates of Pyrite also present.
The specimen is in good condition with the exception of some chipping/wear on some of the edges/corners of the Galena crystals.
7.4 x 2.8 x 4 cm
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From Mexico | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Minerals Priced Between 50 and 99 Dollars