Galena, Sphalerite
Picher Field, Tri-State District, Ottawa Co., Oklahoma, USA
Small Cabinet, 8.4 x 6.4 x 5.1 cm
Four sharp, moderately lustrous, isolated galena octahedrons to 1.4 cm are aesthetically set on silicified limestone matrix dusted with ruby-jack sphalerite microcrystals on this classic, old-time specimen from Picher, Oklahoma. Ex. New York State Museum and George Feist Collection # 2939.