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BARITE, WITH CERUSSITE CRYSTAL GALINA MINERAL SPECIMEN FROM MIBLADEN MOROCCO - Fossil Age Minerals

BARITE, WITH CERUSSITE CRYSTAL GALINA MINERAL SPECIMEN FROM MIBLADEN MOROCCO

$23.99

From: Mabladen Morocco

Weight: 13.3 Ounces 

Dimension: 3.7 Inches Wide, 2.2 Inches Wide &  2.1 Inches Thick

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Galena

Galena, also called lead glance, is the natural mineral form sulfide. It is the most important ore of lead and an important source of silver. Galena is one of the most abundant and widely distributed sulfide minerals

Cerussite

Cerussite is a lead carbonate mineral, usually found in the oxidized zone of lead ore deposits. It is a very common weathering product Galena and other lead ore minerals.

Barite

Barite is well-known for its great range of colors and varied crystal forms and habits. It is an immensely popular mineral among collectors. Barite is easily identifiable by its heavy weight, since most similar minerals are much lighter. Barite often replaces other minerals, and may even replace organic materials such as wood, shells, and fossils. It sometimes forms tufacious mounds from m deposition of hot, barium-rich springs.



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