Rock 365 : Day 21 : Galena #365photos

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Day 21 : This image shows the characteristic silver-grey colour and cubic habit of galena (lead sulphide). It is associated with drusy quartz crystals partially infilling the voids between the large galena crystals. Unfortunately, I have forgotten where I picked this sample up from.

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~ by hypocentre on January 21, 2010.

 
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