Mineral 1.0Viewing Photo for Galena

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Galena mineralization (amongst chalcopyrite and others) (c) Kerry Cupit / John Phipps
Galena mineralization (amongst chalcopyrite and others)
Kerry Cupit / John Phipps

Galena mineralization as light silver-gray colour, with some chalcopyrite in the top-left (c) Kerry Cupit / John Phipps
Galena mineralization as light silver-gray colour, with some chalcopyrite in the top-left
Kerry Cupit / John Phipps

Another view of galena's cubic crystalline habit
Another view of galena's cubic crystalline habit

Underside of specimen in previous photos
Underside of specimen in previous photos

(c) Mineral Picture courtesy of www.yuprocks.com
Mineral Picture courtesy of www.yuprocks.com

  
Large-scale galena mineralization. Note cubic structure and silver-gray colour.