Galena and calcite on fluorite from Hardin County

Title

Galena and calcite on fluorite from Hardin County

Subject

Illinois--Hardin County; Mines and mineral resources; Fluorspar; Galena; Calcium carbonate

Description

Galena & calcite on fluorite, 61 x 40 x 36 mm., Rosiclaire Level of the Denton Mine in southern Illinois. Probably collected in the early 1980's (according to Ross Lillie, who sold me this specimen). K. Nash specimen (No. 80) & image.

Creator

Nash, Kelly

Source

Publisher

Hudson Institute of Mineralogy

Date

2009

Rights

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Original Format

Photograph

Physical Dimensions

800 × 665 pixels

Files

Galena,_Calcite,_Fluorite-274395.jpg

Citation

Nash, Kelly, “Galena and calcite on fluorite from Hardin County,” SCRC Virtual Museum at Southern Illinois University's Morris Library, accessed July 30, 2021, https://scrcexhibits.omeka.net/items/show/837.

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