Species: Galena, Dolomite, Chalcopyrite
Locality: Sweetwater mine, Ellington, Reynolds County, Missouri, USA
Dimensions: 13.5 x 8 x 6 cm.
This is a showy and aesthetic galena specimen from Missouri’s famous Sweetwater mine in the Viburnum Trend Mining District, featuring a sharp, lustrous galena cube about 5 cm on edge perched aesthetically on a mound of dolomite and chalcopyrite crystals. A fine midwestern American mineral classic in fine condition. Ex. Herb Gregor collection. Annette Slade photo.