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RM1099   Galena with dolomite and chalcopyrite

Dörnberg Mine, Ramsbeck, Meschede, Sauerland, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany

This excellent specimen of galena comes from a classic ancient German lead-zinc mine. It shows a group of cubic crystals, interpenetrated. Good metallic color and luster, perfectly disposed on a matrix of dolomite crystals peppered by tiny chalcopyrite. It is a perfect miniature collected in the 60s, a German classic.

Size: 4.0 x 3.9 x 2.8 cm.
Main crystal: 12 x 12 mm.
Found in 1965.