Mineral Specimen #5290 Linarite, Brochantite, Cerussite, Galena, Quartz, Fluorite
Blanchard Mine, Bingham, Hansonburg District, Socorro Co., New Mexico
8.3 x 4.3 x 3.7 cm
3.3 x 1.7 x 1.5 in
Bright blue colored Linarite crystals, green Brochantite and clear to white colored Cerussite crystals have grown as alteration products on Galena crystals. The unaltered Galena surfaces are cleavage planes which are dark in color, have good luster and some exhibit slight iridescent. One of the Galena crystals has pseudomorphed to limonite.
Condition: Fairly Good
This mineral is also found in the following galleries: Minerals From the United States | Sulfates | Sulfides and Sulfosalts | Carbonates | Minerals Priced Between 25 and 49 Dollars