2.1" Galena Cube Crystal Cluster - Missouri

This is a small specimen containing an aggregation of galena cubes. This mineral association was collected from Reynolds County, Missouri.

Galena is a lead based mineral that is in fact the primary ore of lead, and has been used for its lead content for thousands of years. Galena typically displays a gray metallic luster and forms cubes or octahedral crystals. The chemical composition of galena is PbS.

DETAILS
SPECIES
Galena
LOCATION
Reynolds County, Missouri
SIZE
2.1" long, 1.5" wide
SUB CATEGORY
ITEM
#73839