Galena (Hoppered) with Sphalerite


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A stunning example of the older (early 1980’s) hoppered galenas with a skeletal presentation nestled among sphalerites. I imagine the solution that etched the galenas had some effect on the luster of the sphalerites, but the overall effect is distinctive.

Locality: Madan Ore Fields Rhodope Mountains Bulgaria

Composition: Lead Sulfide and Zinc Sulfide

Dimensions: 7.5 × 6 × 3.2 cm
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Dimensions: 7.5 × 6 × 3.2 cm