Galena Photos  
Cochise College               
Photos of Minerals
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Roger Weller, geology instructor

wellerr@cochise.edu     copyright 2018-R.Weller 

 
massive galena with sugary texture-1
Galena with this sugary type of texture is often rich in silver.
This type of galena is also known as "steel galena".
 


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Just credit photo to R.Weller/Cochise College.

Specimen from the Cochise College collection
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