RHODONITE GALENA CRYSTALS
A piece of Galena showing off chunky Rhodonite Galena Crystals throughout. A classic Aussie mineral & location, great as a specimen for display. Lovely colours and other interesting specks (under 10X mag) of associated minerals, what looks like Pyrite.
Chemistry Galena: PbS, Lead Sulfide. Uses: Major ore of lead and silver.
Broken Hill, New South Wales, Australia.
5.2cm x 5.1cm x 3.3cm, 153g.